Deeper Waters

Earlier this month, our family was able to spend a week at the beach. We had an incredible time together and it’s safe to say that we have three future “beach bums” on our hands. There’s just something about being at the beach that allows you to think more clearly and breathe a little easier…

IMPACT

How do you define greatness? The world defines greatness by popularity, possessions, and position. In other words, if you ever get to the point where you demand service from others, then you’ve officially arrived. Turn on the tv or the radio. Look around you at work and at school. There’s no denying that we live…

Dear 2017 Graduates

It’s hard to believe that another school year has come to an end and for most of the seniors, it’s a day that has been long overdue. You have been impatiently waiting for this day for over a decade now and here it is…finally! For many of you, graduation day signals the beginning of something…

Remove the Masks

As a counselor, I am sometimes unable to relate to the experiences that individuals are going through, but then there are times that I can relate to their circumstances as I have walked a mile or two in their shoes. Simply being able to relate to someone’s pain is powerful within itself and I’m convinced…

Lion or a Lamb

We look to a groundhog to tell us how much winter remains.  We think the color of the caterpillar will tell us how bad the winter will be.  On March, 1st we watch to see if March will come in as a lion or a lamb.  If it comes in as a lion, then it will supposedly…