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Harley Takes a Meeting

A brilliant business assistant is on the premises… Continue reading

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Strong Lasting Impressions

The news may be terrible, but we can change it with some courage, and a bit of grace. Continue reading

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Allysonisms: An Overdose of Feels and the Awesomeness of Doors

Doors are awesome. Continue reading

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Pearls of Wisdom

In her life, just as in her writing, Pearl treated ordinary people with a reverent humanity. Continue reading

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Successful Blogging

“Successful Blogging.” What does that mean, exactly? Continue reading

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Rodalena Recipes: Pecan Pie

It’s Pi(e) Day! Today, enjoy your life and your loved ones. Make a pie. Continue reading

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Rodalena Recipes: Chocolate Chip Cookie Pie

The world’s could very well end tomorrow. In light of that, there is only one appropriate thing to be concentrating on today… Continue reading

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“Once I read a story about a butterfly in the subway, and today, I saw one…” Continue reading

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The Generosity of God

“Nobody sees a flower really; it is so small. We haven’t time, and to see takes time – like to have a friend takes time,” -Georgia O’Keeffe Continue reading

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What Dads Can Give

If you are a parent, especially if you are a father, tell your children a story…you have no idea what wealth you are bestowing. Continue reading

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