Appreciating Simple Pleasures of Life – UBC Day 7

Appreciating Life’s Simple Pleasures   Today’s UBC writing prompt is to discuss something fun, and I thought I’d re-share this post about enjoying simple pleasures in life. I’m in a reflective mood, because today is the 6th anniversary of my Mom’s death. I wrote about this memory on my other blog, if you would like […]

Lessons of Life – UBC Day 6

Lessons of Life I wonder how many of us are still holding onto negative feelings about past events, whether for legitimate reasons or selfish reasons based on what we did or didn’t get for results or material possessions we had hoped to gain. I guess it’s a matter of exploring the motives of our hearts! […]

Happy 4th of July – and My BIG Announcement

Happy 4th of July! & My BIG Announcement!   For my fellow Americans: Happy Independence Day!!! For my BIG ANNOUNCEMENT: By the grace of God, prayers and encouragement of so many people, and 7 1/2 years of hard work, I did it! I successfully defended my doctoral dissertation on June 26…I am now Dr. Karen […]

Living Intentionally on Women with Intention Wednesday

Living Intentionally   The midweek day is here again and that means a post about living intentionally on Women with Intention Wednesday!  This seems like a timely excerpt for today from the Daily Devotions by Pastor Greg Laurie of Harvest Ministries, a daily email list I’m on.   “What you decide to eat for lunch […]

Re-Introducing My Top 10 List About Me

My Top 10 List About Me!   I have a lot of new readers and some new followers, so I thought  I would publish this post with some updates to help you get to know me better! 🙂  Have you ever written a “Top 10” list about yourself? I have done this kind of list […]