My Adoption Story – Part 3

This is the third in a series (thus, part 3). You might want to read the other two parts first: My Adoption Story – Part 1 My Adoption Story – Part 2 At the appointed time, I dialed her number. I remember being very nervous. As I wrote in Part 2, while the initial contact […]

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My Adoption Story – Part 2

This is the second part of my adoption story. It stands alone. But, if you would like to read part 1 first, go to My Adoption Story – Part 1 After the initial shock of finding out I was adopted as related in part one of this set of posts, being adopted wasn’t a big […]

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My Adoption Story – Part 1

I recently posted this question on Facebook: “What would you like me to blog about?” One of the responses surprised me. Someone I’ve known for a long time responded that they’d like to hear about my adoption. At first, I was hesitant. Not because I’m ashamed of being adopted or anything like that. But my […]

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Why Self-care is not Selfish

Imagine a man (or woman) who owns a tow truck. This guy wants to be helpful in the world. He really enjoys changing flat tires for people, helping people get in their cars when they are locked out, towing stranded motorists to safety… He really likes doing all the tow truck stuff. It may seem […]

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Podcast Recommendation: The Ziglar Show

Zig Ziglar is one the great of motivational speakers. In the Ziglar Show, his son, Tom Ziglar, is “Continuing Zig’s legacy of Inspiration and True Performance, one episode at a time.” Is this a popular podcast? How does 30 million downloads sound? Here’s what the show is about (from the website): We inspire your True Performance. […]

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