Direction Change After Baby

I clearly remember returning to retail after my Maternity leave was over. I was an emotional roller coaster, happy to see all my old friends in the work force, but sad to leave my baby girl. Our goal had always been for me to be a stay at home mother, although we thought that one day a week would be … [Read more...]

Miracles { Inspirational Quote }

"Miracles happen everyday, change your perception of what a miracle is and you'll see them all around you. " Jon Bon Jovi Thanks for reading In R Dream!  … [Read more...]

Parenting Inspiration { Involve Me }

“Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I will learn.”  ~ Benjamin Franklin … [Read more...]

Parenting #Quote & Inspiration { Theories Before Kids & After }

" Before I got married I had six theories about bringing up children; now I have six children, and no theories. " ~ John Wilmot ~ This Quote gives me a chuckle because yes before our 4 children we too had more theories. The childless parent is always the one with the opinion. I see this now, but … [Read more...]

Where the Passion Is… { Inspirational #Quote }

“Focusing on the tiniest details, finding magic in even the smallest inspirations, embracing the briefest moments- that’s where passion is.”  Linda Kaplan Thaler and Robin Koval - Authors Inspiration abounds differently for each of us. Inspect quilt making, needlepoint, designing a house, … [Read more...]

{ GIVE } Inspirational #Quote

  "GIVE – The best way to fill your bucket of joy is to fill another’s. " Anonymous Joy means different things to different people; yet too few people seem to be filled with little joy let alone an immeasurable amount of joy. Find what makes your day meaningful; then doing for others … [Read more...]

Determination to Succeed { Inspirational #Quote }

"Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough."  Og Mandino - Author (1923-1996) How strong is your determination to succeed?  How impacting is failure in your life?  Does failure hold a power over you?  Does it immobilize, demoralize or make you feel … [Read more...]

Navigation Strategy ~ PLAN AHEAD { Inspirational Quote }

Charting your course with a Navigation Strategy Predetermine a Course of Action Lay out your Goals Adjust Your Priorities Notify Key Personnel Allow time for Acceptance Head into Action Expect Problems Always Point to the Successes Daily Review Your Plan John Maxwell Do … [Read more...]

{ Adopt Natures Secret } Inspirational #Quote,

"Adopt the pace of nature. Her secret is patience." Ralph Waldo Emerson - Poet (1803-1882) Nature has a natural rhythm. Not too fast, not too slow, but a dependable consistency, a rhythmic pattern of change clothed in patience. Birds build their nests in the spring, bears hibernate as cold air … [Read more...]

{ Face the Sunshine } Sunday Inspirational #Quote

"Keep your face always toward the sunshine...and shadows will fall behind you." Walt Whitman - Poet, journalist (1819-1892) One interpretation of this might be that keeping our minds focused on the positive ensures the darkness doesn't creep in. Moving on a forward path in a life that is … [Read more...]