I spent this evening attending a book signing for one of my author friends. She previously had an e-book released, but this was her first print book, one I know she has worked on a long time. It was wonderful to celebrate her release day with her. What was even […]
Becky is a writer and blogger. She's a three time contributor to various Chicken Soup for the Soul books and writes about real friendship and relationships, and all the ties that bond us. She's the former Web Manager and Vice-President for ACFW (acfw.com). Becky is a proud wife, mother, grandmother and 3-time cancer survivor.
In watching the Winter Olympics over the past few weeks, it struck me that many of these athletes more than likely became athletes because of where they were born or living at the time they became passionate about their sport. I know that’s not always true — examples like the […]
The Winter Olympics are happening, and yes, I’m watching. I love the inspiring and uplifting stories, the competition, patriotic pride and more. To see athletes achieve their lifelong goals along side those who are just happy to be in Sochi right now is heartwarming. Remember the young American skier, Heidi […]
Last week, I wrote a post entitled “Discipline is not a dirty word.” You can find it here: https://talkingamongfriends.com/2014/01/28/discipline-is-not-a-dirty-word/ I received some good, thought provoking responses to that blog that I’d like to share: “‘Discipline’ is so misunderstood! Maybe we should look at it as a way of training ourselves […]