This is true for
young or old.
As a child, I was
trained how to conduct my life. How to tie my shoes, to wash the dishes, to
organize my time all valid when I learned them, but later they limited my
Car dealers sell used
cars "as is" with no guarantee. My experiences in life come to me
"as is" and there is no proof that what I see and hear is right. I
always make that decision for myself.
I have just completed
a tour of twenty-five states, visiting old haunts where I have lived and worked,
reminiscing with relatives, but most charming of all, sharing with UNI students
throughout America. With my students, I observed, they thought I brought a ‘bit
of campus’ with me. Truly, I did just that.
For one thing my meal
blessing: This food is healthy for my body and filled with love, proved
to be one of the most treasured treatments. I am accustomed to prayers at
mealtime I learned with my family that long since have lost its meaning. Now
with this simple affirmation, a new quality is given to my meals.
Students, family and
friends around the country now enjoy this harmonious dining statement. If I were
staid in the happenings and the rules of my childhood, I would not change so
As I make decisions
for myself daily, I change to fit my growing awareness. I find life is fun and
richer in every way.
It is time I take
life ‘as is’ and accept a ‘bit of campus’ or newness from time to time
to put greater fun in life. I especially like that!