Category Archives: goals

Ten Years After

Do you ever find yourself running across the same phrase or idea time and again? Lately, the idea of reflecting back on the past ten years seems to be the theme for me. The tenth anniversary of  the 9/11 attacks is being … Continue reading

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UFOs and USOs

Most quilters have at least one UFO (UnFinished Object) in their lives – a project that for whatever reason has not yet been completed. While focusing on clearing out the things in my house that no longer belong, I’ve also … Continue reading

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Don’t (just) look back – look sideways

The Cafe Press anti-Valentine contest has proved to be an eye-opening experience for me. First, I was amazed at how easy it was for me to come up with ideas that reflected a cynic’s view of love. Negativity is not … Continue reading

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How to deal with criticism

As my new year has gotten off to a less than roaring start, I’ve decided to focus on quotes made by people who successfully negotiated their way through life. “Do what you feel in your heart to be right – … Continue reading

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Is change good or bad? Yes. The choice is yours. Diane Mashia says: What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, God calls a butterfly! How do you find the butterfly moments of your changing life? Since change is … Continue reading

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