You Matter Marathon Update-November 30, 2016

“There is nothing so rewarding as to make people realize that they are worthwhile in this world.” ~Bob Anderson I kicked off the You Matter Marathon with a story about a powerful and poignant You Matter encounter between myself and a forlorn stranger in a...

You Matter Marathon Update-November 23, 2016

“Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” ~Marcel Proust, writer As I prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving with family and friends, I want to take a moment to express my deepest gratitude...

You Matter Marathon Update-November 17, 2016

“Some people go through life trying to find out what the world holds for them only to find out too late that it’s what they bring to the world that really counts.” ~Lucy Maud Montgomery Anne of Green Gables Dear YuMMies: Week 3 of the You Matter...

You Matter Marathon Update-November 10, 2016

“Sometimes someone says something really small, and it just fits right into this empty place in your heart.” ~Angela Chase (Claire Danes), My So-Called Life Dear YuMMies: Week 2 of our You Matter Marathon has us going STRONG! Highlights: By our estimation...

You Matter Marathon Update-November 4, 2016

In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.      ~Albert Schweitzer Dear YuMMies: What an INSPIRING...