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Living With More Hope

Living With More Hope

Photo Courtesy of Deb Torres How Do We Live With More Hope?   I love this quote by Barbara Kingsolver… “The very least you can do in your life is figure out what you hope for. And the most you can do is live inside that hope. Not admire it from a distance, but...

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OYT 001: Finding Hope

OYT 001: Finding Hope

 In uncertain times, how do we live with hope? Where do we find it? How do we hold on to the kind of hope that lasts? I love this quote by Barbara Kingsolver… “The very least you can do in your life is to figure out what you hope for. And...

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Staying Positive, Lessons From a Finch

Staying Positive, Lessons From a Finch

Has the COVID virus made it hard to stay positive? Watch the video to learn how a finch lost his focus and what he has to teach us about staying positive.What Can Our Finch Teach Us About Focusing on Positives?Just as Nancy took care of the finch because he couldn't...

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Thank You for Sharing Hope

Thank You for Sharing Hope

Thank You Sharing Hope!Yahoo! Our book launch of the new Tragedy's Treasures, a Mom Finds Hope in Grief and Loss, is still soaring! Now, both Kindle and print versions are #1 New Release!               I have all of you to thank for...

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What To Do When Holidays Hurt

What To Do When Holidays Hurt

    HOLIDAYS CAN HURT Twenty-two years later, holidays still hurt. Close friends invited us for dinner last week. The invitation warmed our hearts because both friends are teachers. If you are a teacher, you understand how exhausted you are by Friday,...

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7 Reasons to Smile

7 Reasons to Smile

7 Reasons to Smile Before we dive into the seven reasons to smile and how to get inspired to smile more, let's admit there are times we DON'T FEEL LIKE SMILING! OK, I know you’ve had one …a morning when nothing goes right, and it's impossible to smile! The alarm...

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About Karyn

About Karyn

Karyn Almendarez writes to encourage and inspire you to unlock your hope, joy, and wellness. She is an author, blogger, retired teacher, wife, mother, and grandmother. She shares her faith and the tools which helped her move forward after losing a sixteen-year-old son in an early morning car accident, and, more recently, a breast cancer diagnosis.

 

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