Monday, October 12, 2009

Sayings

Several customers have asked me about sayings . . . here are a few DOZEN of my favorite :)
If you know what type of saying you want, but don't want to scroll down, just hit your 'find' tab under the 'edit' tab and start typing in the words you know you want. . .

AMERICA
Freedom isn't free

Land that I love

Bless those who serve our country

United We Stand

In God we trust

Let Freedom Ring

Land of the free because of the brave

My country 'tis of thee

God shed his grace on Thee

Sweet Land of Liberty

Stars and Stripes Forever

God bless the U.S.A.

God bless America

freedom
old glory
stars and stripes


BABIES


small wonders bring special joys

the angels danced the day you were born

babies like you are worth the wait

with every little baby's birth God sends his love and joy to earth

sent from above, our sweet bundle of love

you've got the cutest little baby face

babies are angels with invisible wings

always kiss me goodnight

shh . . . baby's dreaming

sweet dreams, sleep tight, we love you, goodnight
shhhh. . . be beary quiet

I love you MORE

I'll love you forever, I'll like you for always

mirror, mirror on the wall, who's the cutest baby of them all?

What a life . . . eating . . . sleeping . . . playing . . . and being cute!

What did they do before ME?

How will our children know who they are if they don't know where they came from?

Let them be Little

Jamie (Jām ē) 1. precious 2. loved by family 3. sent from heaven 4. a girl

Sleeping babies must be what heaven is like.

I love you to the moon and back

splish splash, I was taking a bath!

Butterfly Kisses

Good morning sunshine!

You are my sunshine

Twinkle, twinkle little star
do you know how loved you are?

Butterfly kisses and ladybug hugs
sleep tight little one, like a bug in a rug!

Baby Sleeping
Be quite or baby sit

A miracle sent from Heaven above,
to touch our lives with wonder,
to fill our hearts with love.

Sometimes it's the smallish things that take up the most room in our hearts.

lead me, guide me, walk beside me

A baby is born with a need to be loved--
and never outgrows it. --Frank A. Clark

BOYS
frogs and things and dragon fly wings—that's what little boys are made of

little boys are hugs and grins and surprises--covered in dirt.

Let them be little

How will our children know who they are if they don't know where they came from?

T is for
Train
chugga chugga choo choo

If I could only think of them sleeping instead of recharging

prince charming in training

I love you to the moon and back

splish splash, I was taking a bath!

Little Buckaroo

God made hugs, smiles and little boys

Nobody knows what a boy is worth,
we'll have to wait and see.
But every man in a noble place,
a boy once used to be.

Good night sweet prince

Future All-Star

CHRISTMAS
Are you part of the “Inn” crowd
or are you one of the “stable” few?

Parents need to give their children a stable background

The stockings were hung by the chimney with care

This is the season, beloved of the year

O Holy Night

Peace
Joy
Love

Silent Night

Let the Reason last all Season

Wise men still seek him

Christmas day is a day of joy and charity.
May God make you very rich in both.--Phillips Brooks

From Home to home and heart to heart
from one place to another
the warmth and joy of Christmas
brings us closer to each other.
--Emily Matthews

Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love. --Hamilton Wright Mabi

Love is what you feel on Christmas day when you stop opening presents and just listen.

Remember while December brings the only Christmas day,
in the year let there be Christmas in the things you do and say.

It is Christmas in the heart
that puts Christmas in the air.--W.T. Ellis


The best of all gifts around any Christmas tree;
the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other. --Burton Hillis

Love was born at Christmas, stars and angels gave the sign. --Christina Rossetti

Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance--
Each beautiful, unique and too soon gone. --Deborah Whipp

SANTA
Please bring me presents!
p.s. And take my brother

'Tis the Season

Joy to the World


Let there be joy in our laughter
Love in our thoughts
Hope in our lives
Peace in our hearts

Believe [bē lēv}
To put one's trust in.
To accept something as fact.
To have faith in.

It is Christmas in the Heart
that puts Christmas in the air.
--W.T. Ellis

A hug: the best gift because every size fits and exchanges are welcome

Feliz Navidad

Joyeux Noel

All is calm. . . All is bright

Simply having a wonderful Christmas time

May you discover the Magic of Christmas all over again

Believe in the Magic of Christmas

Warm Hats
Warm Mittens
Warm Hearts

For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given. --Isaiah 9:6

Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father. -- James 1:17

Dear Santa,
Define 'Good'.

It's the season when 'fat and jolly' are good to be.

CLEANING
Mud room . . .the dirt stops here

Live is made of choices,
take off your muddy shoes or scrub the floor!

keep the kitchen clean . . . eat out.

Boring women have clean houses

A clean house is a sign of a misspent life

A messy kitchen is the sign of a successful meal

Housework probably won't kill you, but why take the chance?

Numerous people have eaten in this kitchen and gone on to lead perfectly normal lives.

DANCE
dance yourself silly

when all else fails, dance

dance gives movement to your feelings

dance like no one is watching you.

DANCE as though no one is watching you,
LOVE as though you have never been hurt before,
LIVE as though Heaven is Earth.

DREAM
Take time to dream

The greatest achievements were at first and for sometime DREAMS. --James Allen

There is something in every one of you that waits and listens for the sound of the genuine in yourself. --Howard Thurman

Dreams are the soul's pantry. Keep it well stocked and your soul will never hunger. --Cindy Williams

There is nothing like a dream to create the future. Utopia today, flesh and blood tomorrow. --Victor Hugo

The journey of a thousand miles begins with ONE STEP. --Lao-Tzu

It's the possibilities of having a dream come true that makes life interesting. --Paulo Coelho

See the Possibilities

Dream--Believe--Achieve

The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.

Who needs to wish upon a star
God loves you just the way you are

A dream is a wish your heart makes

I believe I can fly!

Don't bunt . . . aim out of the ballpark!

FAMILY
Other things may change, but we start and end with family –Anthony Brandt

Our family is a circle of strength and love. With every birth and every union, the circle grows. Every joy shared adds more love. Every obstacle faced together makes the circle stronger.

My favorite place is inside your hug

Having someplace to go is a HOME
Having someone to love is a FAMILY
Having both is a BLESSING

FAITH, FAMILY, FRIENDS

FAMILY a journey to forever**

FAMILY ties that bind **

I smile because you're my sister . . . I laugh because you can't do anything about it.

FAMILY it's about time.

FAMILY the one's we live with, laugh with, love.

FAMILY another name for love

Some of my greatest blessings call me Grandma (mom, dad, etc.)

A Mother's Heart is a special place where children always have a Home.

Dearer than our children are the children of our children (OR “As dear as our children are the children of our children)

You're never too big or too old for a hug.

Only the heart knows how to find what is precious

The most important things in life aren't things

Happiness is having a big, loving, close-knit family—in another city!

My family tree is full of nuts!

We may not have it all together, but together we have it all.

Families are Forever

Not only our Great-Grandma
But a GREAT Grandma!

It's all about Family

A Family is a little world created by Love. --Anonymous

Sometimes it's the smallish things that take up the most room in our hearts.

FATHERHOOD
My biggest blessings are the ones who call me Dad.

Dads are great—especially mine!

Nobody knows what a boy is worth,
we'll have to wait and see.
But every man in a noble place,
a boy once used to be.

FRIENDS

Friends make the good times better

May all who enter our house as our guests leave our home as Friends.

Friends are angels who lift our feet when our own wings have trouble remembering how to fly.

We may not have it all together, but together we have it all.

the most important things in life aren't things

Good food . Good friends . Good times

friends don't let friends eat bad chocolate

Old friends are the best antiques

Don't use a hatchet to remove a fly off your friend's forehead

You never really leave a place you love
You take a piece with with you and leave a part of you behind.

Work Hard, Play Hard and Be Good to Others.

Please, Lord, if you can't make me skinny, at least make my friends fat.

Girlfriends are a gift from God
and the beauty within them is His reflection

To the world you may be one person,
But to one person, you may be the world.

GIRLS
Sugar and spice and everything nice.

Let them be little

How will our children know who they are if they don't know where they came from?

Drama Queen

I love you to the moon and back

Butterfly Kisses

Good morning sunshine!

You are my sunshine

Twinkle, twinkle little star
do you know how loved you are?

Butterfly kisses and ladybug hugs
sleep tight little one, like a bug in a rug!

splish splash, I was taking a bath!

GRATITUDE

There is always, always, always something to be thankful for.

No longer forward nor behind
I look in hope or fear;
but grateful, take the good I find,
The best of now and here.
--John Greenleaf Whittier

The cross made the difference for me.

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.--Helen Keller

Count your blessings name them one by one. Count your blessings see what God has done.

**BLESSINGS
count your blessings!

Give Thanks

One thing to be thankful for
is that you are here to be thankful

Give thanks with a happy heart

quityerbellyachin

HELPING OTHERS
You cannot light the way for others without brightening your own path.

Help thy brother's boat across, and lo!
Thine own has reached the shore.
--Hindu Proverb

I can only please one person a day and it's not your turn. Tomorrow doesn't look to good either!

Work Hard, Play Hard and Be Good to Others.

There's always time to be nice.

Do unto others as you would have others do unto you.

To the world you may be one person,
but to one person, you may be the world

HOLIDAYS
Happy Haunting

Gobble 'til you wobble

freedom
old glory
stars and stripes

TRICK OR TREAT**
smell my feet, I want something good to eat!

He is not here: for He is Risen – Mark 28:6

HOME

Having someplace to go is a HOME
Having someone to love is a FAMILY
Having both is a BLESSING

HOME where our story begins

A house is made of bricks and beams,
a home is made of love and dreams.

CHRIST
the center of our home,
a guest at every meal
a silent listener to every conversation

HOME is not a place, it is a feeling.

May this home be filled with love and laughter

Come gather at our table OR
come gather 'round our table

Bon Apetit!

Dinner Choices
1. Eat it. 2. Leave it.

There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort

Peace, love and joy to all who enter here

Thank you for visiting. Feel right at home.

Welcome to our home

Welcome Country Friends

Welcome

Numerous people have eaten in this kitchen and gone on to lead perfectly normal lives.

Heaven is a little closer in a house by the water

Enter with a happy heart

Our home is a place of refuge from the world.

No success in life can compensate for failure in the home. -- David O. McKay

Home is where the Air Force sends you.

Give us this day our daily bread.

God rest your love upon this door
bless this home forever more

May God bless this home and all who enter
Come in and sit a spell

Home is wherever my books are.

Home is where we tie one end of the thread of life.

A home without books is a body without soul

Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers' gardens. -- Douglas Jerrold

The happiest moments of my life have been the few which I have passed at home in the bosom of my family. --Thomas Jefferson

Home: the place to save society – Spencer W. Kimball

A man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it.
--George Moore

Home is not where you live, but where they understand you. -- Christian Morgenstern

at home find comfort and rest

Home is where they have to let you in.

HUNTING/FISHING

We're sorry to interrupt this marriage for the hunting season.

A hunter and the dear of his life live here.

There is room on earth for all of God's creatures . . . right next to the mashed potatoes.

Women love me ... fish fear me

Old fishermen never die . . . they just lose their bobbers

Good things come to those who bait


INSPRIATION/NATURE

Be glad of life because it gives you the chance to love and to work and to play and to look up at the stars. --Henry Van Dyke

Oh how lovely was the morning!

Let us be silent that we may hear the whisper of God.--Ralph Waldo Emmerson (1803-1882)

Nature gives to every time and season, some beauties of its own. --Charles Dickens

Flowers always make people better and happier; they are sunshine, food and medicine to the soul. --Luther Burbank

No winter lasts for ever; no spring skips its turn

Spring is nature taking up its option on the world.

The nicest thing about the promise of spring is that sooner or later she’ll have to keep it.

Spring is when you feel like whistling even with a shoe full of slush.

May your sleepless nights be caused by starry skies—Marilyn vos Savant

One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar. ---Helen Keller

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched they must be felt with the heart. --Helen Keller

Daffodils come before the swallow dares, and take the winds of march with beauty. --William Shakespeare

INTEGRITY
What ev'r thou art, act well thy part. --Scottish Proverb

CHARACTER
be true to your work, your word and your friends. **

What would Jesus do?

LDS THOUGHTS & QUOTES

Be grateful
Be smart
Be involved
Be clean
Be true
Be positive
Be humble
Be still
Be prayerful

. . .it is not enough just to be good. You must be good for something. –Gordon B. Hinckley

JULIE daughter of Heavenly Father, who loves me**

HARRISON I am a Child of God**

JARED I'm trying to be like Jesus**

Stand ye in holy places

stand in holy places

O be wise; what can I say more? --Jacob 6 :12

Oh how lovely was the morning!

Choose ye this day, to serve the Lord God who made you. Moses 6:33

Choose you this day whom ye will serve . . . but as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord. Joshua 24:15

as for me and my house, we will
Serve the Lord

Count your blessings name them one by one. Count your blessings see what God has done.

Family Home Evening:
scripture, song, prayer, activity, treat, lesson

Try a little harder to be a little better –Gordon B. Hinckley

Stand a little taller

charity never faileth

The Kingdom of God or nothing.

One prayer answered . . .
changed the world

Faith (white)
Divine Nature (blue)
Individual Worth (red)
Knowledge (green)
Choice & Accountability (orange)
Good Works (yellow)
Integrity (purple)

Called to Serve Him

CHRIST
the center of our home,
a guest at every meal
a silent listener to every conversation

I love to see the temple

What ev'r thou art, act well thy part. --Scottish Proverb

THEIR PROMISES ARE SURE**
Jesus said “For I will fulfill my promises which I have made unto the children of men.” (2 Nephi 10:17)

If you have felt the mighty change in your heart.

More Holiness give me

More Savior, like thee

CTR**
choose the right

I will go--I will do!

ELDER JOHNSON
we'll bring the world His truth!

MISSIONARY
when I have grown a foot or two

In all of living have much fun and laughter. Life is to be enjoyed, not just endured. --Gordon B. Hinckley
No success in life can compensate for failure in the home. -- David O. McKay

ITALY**
Elder Rodney Garlick

lead me, guide me, walk beside me

Look to God and Live –Alma 37:47

What are Little Girls Made of?
Hats & Dolls &
A Smile that Beams!
Purity & Love &
Temple Dreams

What are Little Boys Made of?
Bats & Balls &
Little League Teams
Faith & Hope &
Missionary Dreams

Go
Forth into the world with courage
Serve
Your fellow beings with integrity
Return
Home with Honor


LAUGHTER

Laughter is inner jogging.--Norman Cousins

Live* Laugh* Love

It is the music of the soul . . . take time to laugh

The only way to get through live is to laugh your way through it. --Marjorie Pay Hinckley

LEARNING

The wisest mind has something yet to learn. --George Santayana

A good book is like an old friend

Home is wherever my books are.

You don't have to read every day, just on the days you eat.

A home without books is a body without soul

Are you wise or otherwise?

LIFE

Don't count the days,
make the days count

Think big thoughts – but relish small pleasures

On judgment day if God should say:
“Did you clean your house today?”
I will say, “I did not,
I played with my kids and I forgot.”

Life will sometimes hand you a magical moment . . . savor it!
Enjoy the Journey

You never really leave a place you love
You take a piece with with you and leave a part of you behind.

Each new day is a blessing.

Do one thing everyday that makes you happy.

Life is what we make it . . . always been—always will be

I'm not quite sure what the greatest achievement in a lifetime may be but I am sure up there at the top of the list somewhere is to give pleasure to others.

Live Simply, Give More, Expect Less

DANCE as though no one is watching you,
LOVE as though you have never been hurt before,
LIVE as though Heaven is Earth.

Life is like a roll of toilet paper . . . the closer it gets to the end, the faster it goes!

Find Joy in all you do.

Attitude is everything
Find the good in every day.

Live* Laugh* Love

Live in the sunshine
--Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is something in every one of you that waits and listens for the sound of the genuine in yourself. --Howard Thurman

All life is an experiment. --Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

The greatest use of a life is to spend it on something that outlasts it.
--William James

Live your best life

I wish to live because life has with it that which is good, that which is beautiful, and that which is love. --Lorraine Hansberry


The best way out is always through.
--Robert Frost

Life is like an ice cream cone, you have to take it one lick at a time.

It's those small daily happenings that make life so spectacular.

Life is 10% what you make it and 90% how you take it

True life is lived when tiny changes occur. --Leo Tolstoy

The grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.--Joseph Addison

The beginning is always today. --Mary Wollstoncraft

Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend. --Diogenes

Light tomorrow with today. --Elizabeth Barrett Browning

when one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us. --Helen Keller

It's a wonderful life!

You can only be young once, but you can be immature forever !!

And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years. --Abraham Lincoln

Hope is kindled-- Gandalf the White

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle. -- Albert Einstein

It's never too late to live happily ever after.

All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us. --Gandalf the White

Miracles happen to those who believe

live free or die

CHERISH
yesterday
DREAM
tomorrow
LIVE
today

In all of living have much fun and laughter. Life is to be enjoyed, not just endured. --Gordon B. Hinckley

Whatever you are--be a good one. --Abraham Lincoln

Life is not measured by the breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.

We do not remember the days . . . we remember the moments.

Hakuna Matata

Seize the Day

I use to have a handle on life . . .
but I broke it.

To every thing there is a season and a time to every purpose under the heaven.

These are the days we will remember forever.

Happiness is a long, hot bubble bath

A day of no bother is what is called for

CELEBRATE! Family * Friends * Traditions**

Happiness isn't getting what you want,
it's wanting what you got. --Garth Brooks

There are many things in life that will catch your eye,
but only a few will catch your heart. Pursue those.

There are certain things in life that can't be over-lavished:
Smiling, Giving, Caring, Loving, Being thankful, and being a good friend

True beauty blossoms from within

It doesn’t matter where you go in life,
It’s who you have beside you

LOVE/MARRIGAGE

The only way to live happily ever after is to do it one day at a time.

A Great Romance doesn't have an ending.

I've fallen in love many times . . . always with you!

Always Kiss me Goodnight

Live* Laugh* Love

Cherish each precious day
Live it. . .
Laugh at it . . .
Love it . . .

My favorite place is inside your hug

May this house be filled with love and laughter

You're never too big or too old for a hug.

All because two people fell in love.

I love you--not for what you are, but for what I am when I'm with you.

I love you to the moon and back again, to infinity and beyond, Forever and forever

I love you to the moon and back

All my Love . . .All my Life

Have I told you lately that I love you?

. . .And they lived Happily Ever After

because you know everything about me . . .and you still love me. (OR . . . and you love me anyway)

Grow old along with me, the Best is yet to be. (looks great over the top of HAPPILY EVER AFTER)

to love is nothing, to be loved is something, to love and be loved is everything.

DANCE as though no one is watching you,
LOVE as though you have never been hurt before,
LIVE as though Heaven is Earth.

Always and Forever
a man in love is incomplete until he's married. Then he's finished.

Sometimes I wake up GROUCHY. Sometimes I let him sleep.

Walk together

grow old with me, the best is yet to be

before you marry keep both eyes open, after marriage keep one shut.

Now and forever

forever yours

something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue.

Only the heart knows how to find what is precious

walking beside you is more lovely than any dream.

Love is the feeling
you feel you are feeling
when you feel you're feeling
a feeling
you feel you've never felt before.

A fool and his money are a great date

CHERISH to treasure, adore, value & love.

WRIGHT**
love is spoken here

Calvin & Co.**
established September 20, 1997

LUTZ **
all because two people fell in love.

ORMSBY **
a forever family


COLLARD **
families can be together forever

CLARK**
There is beauty all around

HARRIS FAMILY**
Gathering Place

SHARP**
whine & diner
open 24 hours.

PREECE**
population 7

Love and eggs are best when they are fresh. --Russian Proverb

Love is a second life; it grows into the soul, warms every vein, and beats in every pulse.
--Joseph Addison

The grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.--Joseph Addison

I was nauseous and tingly all over. . . . I was either in love or I had smallpox. --Woody Allen

Let the magic begin.

Where there is great love there are always miracles.

It's never too late to live happily ever after.

Three things that are best rich: Chocolate, Dessert, & Men. YUM!

Season everything with love

God blessed the broken road that lead me straight to you. --Rascal Flatts

TOGETHER**
we make a family

TOGETHER**
is a great place to be

A Family is a little world created by Love. --Anonymous

Believe in Love

Out of many shared years, one live. --Richard C. Cabot

When I saw you I fell in love, and you smiled because you knew.

My heart is ever at your service

Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.

The heart has its reasons,
that reason knows nothing of. --Pascal

To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart
And to sing it to them when they have forgotten.

Love is like a friendship caught on fire. -- Bruce Lee

I love you with the breath, smiles and tears of all my life! --Elizabeth Barrett Browning

When the one man loves the one woman
and the one woman loves the one man,
the very angels leave heaven
and come and sit in
that house and sing for joy. --Brahma

We can do no great things
only small things with great love. --Mother Teresa

Eternity is a long time . . . I'm glad I'll be with you.

To the world you may be one person,
But to one person, you may be the world.

It doesn’t matter where you go in life,
It’s who you have beside you

Love is what we go through together

For two people in a marriage to live together day after day is unquestionably the one miracle the Vatican has overlooked. ~Bill Cosby, Love and Marriage

MOTHERHOOD

Mother's of little boys work from SON up until SON down.

Some of my greatest blessings call me Grandma (mom, dad, etc.)

A Mother's Heart is a special place where children always have a Home.

Dearer than our children are the children of our children (OR as dear as our children are the children of our children)

Motherhood is next to divinity. It is the highest, holiest service to be assumed by mankind. . . It places her who honors its holy calling and service next to angels.

Mothers teach our hearts to love

All that I am or hope to be I owe to my angel Mother. --Abe Lincoln

Raising teenagers is like nailing Jell-o to a tree.

Not only our Great-Grandma
But a GREAT Grandma!

Let them be little

How will our children know who they are if they don't know where they came from?

I child proofed my house, but they still got in!

Motherhood is a Marathon

Mirror, mirror on the wall
I am my mother after all.

You're the mother everyone wishes they had.

MOVING ON (GRADUATION)
Congratulations!
Today is your day.
You’re off to Great Places!
You’re off and away!

You have brains in your head.
You have feet in your shoes.
You can steer yourself
Any direction you choose.
You’re on your own. And you know what you know.
And YOU are the guy who’ll decide where to go.

You‘re off to Great Places!
Today is your day!
Your mountain is waiting.
So . . . get on your way!

BE YOUR OWN EXCLAMATION POINT!

What a caterpillar calls the end of the world, the master calls a butterfly. --Richard Bach

You haven’t ended your journey,
But you have started a path to your destination.

MUSIC


A bird does not sing because it has an answer.--Chinese Proverb

Where words fail, music speaks.-- Hans Christian Andersen

Music is the art of thinking with sounds.

Music expresses that which can not be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.

Music has been called the speech of the angels; I will go farther and call it the speech of God Himself.

Music is Love in search of a word.

Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Music . . . can name the unnameable and communicate the unknowable.

Music is well said to be the speech of angels.

If music be the food of love, then play on

If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears the sound of a different drummer. Let him step to the music he hears, however measured or far away. --Henry David Thoreau

PEACE

PEACE**
It does not mean to be in a place where there is no noise, trouble, or hard work. It means to be in the midst of those things and still be calm in your heart.

PETS/ANIMALS

Cats are just little people in cheap fur coats

PRAYER

a day hemmed in prayer has less chance to unravel.

PRAYER ask and ye shall receive**



When you find you don’t have strength—kneel
or:
When you don't have strength to stand—kneel
or:
When life gets you down and it's too hard to stand – kneel.

Why worry when you can pray?

Be joyful always, pray continually

I have been driven many times upon my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I had nowhere else to go. --Abraham Lincoln

Help who you can, pray for who you can't.-- Anonymous

Pray Always

Prayer Changes Things

we should be glad God doesn't give us everything we ask for.

A.S.A.P.
always say a prayer

PRINCESS
PRINCESS Megan **

I didn't ask to be a princess, but if the gown fits . . .

Cinderella is proof that a new pair of shoes can change your life.

Let the magic begin.

It's all about ME!

A princess sleeps here!

A dream is a wish your heart makes.

The queen don't cook

SCRIPTURES

Choose you this day whom ye will serve . . . but as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord. Joshua 24:15

Blessings are upon the heads of the just. Proverbs 10:6

a merry heart maketh a cheerful countenance. -- Proverbs 15:13

Rejoice evermore. Pray without ceasing. –1 Thessalonians 5:16-17

O be wise; what can I say more? --Jacob 6 :12

Choose ye this day, to serve the Lord God who made you. Moses 6:33

Arise and shine forth, that thy light may be a standard for the nations. D&C 115:5

Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths. --Proverbs 3:5-6

I have no greater joy than to hear that my children walk in truth.--3 John 1:4

Be still, and know that I am God. --Psalms 46:10

This is the day the Lord has made; Rejoice and be glad in it. -- Psalms 118:24

Be ye steadfast, unmovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord.
--1 Corinthians 15:58

Be swift to hear and slow to speak – James 1:18

Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you:--Matthew 7:7

. . . be glad and rejoice: for the Lord will do great things. -- Joel 2:21

SEASONS
SNOWFLAKES are gifts from heaven **

FREE SNOW—shovel all you want

Got Dye?

How sad would be November if we had no knowledge of the spring!

It's spring fever—you don't know quite what it is you want, but it just fairly makes your heart ache, you want it so.--Mark Twain

No winter lasts for ever; no spring skips its turn

Spring is nature taking up its option on the world.

The nicest thing about the promise of spring is that sooner or later she’ll have to keep it.

Spring is when you feel like whistling even with a shoe full of slush.

Silent, soft and slow descends the snow. --Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

some of my best friends are flakes

AUTUMN**
all the hills blush
– Henry David Thoreau

Happy Harvest

Pumpkin Patch

Apple Orchard

Harvest Thyme

Spring has sprung

spring has hatched

Welcome Little Goblins

SIGNS AROUND THE HOUSE

Bathroom Rules: Wash, Brush, Flush

Do not disturb

stocking feet please

baby and mother are sleeping . . .
please visit or call later

SILLY

There is room for all of God's creatures . . . right next to the mashed Potatoes

Martha Who?

The queen don't cook

Life is like a roll of toilet paper . . . the closer it gets to the end, the faster it goes!

Every time I hear the dirty word EXERCISE I wash my mouth out with CHOCOLATE

Don't use a hatchet to remove a fly off your friend's forehead

quityerbellyachin

We're off like a herd of turtles.

Nobody gets in to see the wizard, not nobody, not no how!

I use to have a handle on life . . .
but I broke it.

Scrapbooking is cheaper than therapy

It's hip to be square

Happiness is a long, hot bubble bath

Chocolate makes your clothes shrink

SCRAPBOOK WORDS

friends
adventure
beautiful
celebrate
fabulous
family
festive
laughter
vacation
princess
escape
believe
giggles
beginnings
cherish
splash
enjoy
relax
party
birthday
happy
over the hill
sweet
baby
adore
dream
rejoice
peace
savor
wish
boys
girls
teen
graduation
grandma
grandpa
mommy
mom
daddy
dad
hunting
big-guy
hiking
running
sleep
muddy
fun and games
boo!
Scary
star power
burrrrr!
Mmmmmm!


SPORTS
Cinderella goes to the ball
and takes it to the hoop
(or takes it for a goal,
or hits a home run, etc.)

I only golf on days that end in Y

Future All-Star

SUCCESS


Well done is better than well said. -- Benjamin Franklin

We can do anything we want if we stick to it long enough.
--Helen Keller

Men were born to SUCCEED not to fail. --Henry David Thoreau

The first step is the dream

Dream--- Believe--- Achieve

Every artist was first an amateur.--Ralph Waldo Emerson

What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us. --Ralph Waldo Emmerson

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.--Helen Keller

Many small people
in many small places
doing many small things
can alter the face of the earth.

It's not so much Not knowing what to do – it's not doing what we know.

All doors are open to courtesy. -- Thomas Fuller

The greatest achievements were at first and for sometime DREAMS. --James Allen

Love what you do—do what you love.

The work of an individual still remains the spark that moves mankind forward. -- Igor Sikorsky

Be not simply good; be good for something. --Henry David Thoreau

One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar. ---Helen Keller

It is not our abilities that show what we truly are, It is our choices.---Professor Dumbledore

We have to choose between what is right and what is easy--Professor Dumbledore

Every artist was first an amateur. --Ralph Waldo Emerson

We can't all and some of us don't. That's all there is to it. ---Eeyore (A.A. Milne)

There is nothing so strong as gentleness, and there is nothing so gentle as real strength.--Sir Francis de Sates

I'm not quite sure what the greatest achievement in a lifetime may be but I am sure up there at the top of the list somewhere is to give pleasure to others.

CHARACTER**
be true to your work, your word and your friends.

Everything that is easy was once difficult

Live within your harvest

The greatest use of a life is to spend it on something that outlasts it.
--William James

Money often costs too much. --Ralph Waldo Emerson

Joy is not in things; it is in us. --Richard Wagner

The future is bought with the present –Samuel Johnson

Chance favors the prepared mind. --Louis Pasteur

Throw a fit . . . just don't quit!

Life is 10% what you make it and 90% how you take it

The journey of a thousand miles begins with ONE STEP. --Lao-Tzu

Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then . . . find the way. --Abraham Lincoln

Believe in yourself
know you are loved & trust in God
Magic will happen

Whatever you are--be a good one. --Abraham Lincoln

If you can dream it, you can do it! --Walt Disney

Live in such a way that if anyone should speak badly of you, no one would believe it.

When you know who you are, others cannot define you.

Don't bunt . . . aim out of the ballpark!

We can do no great things
only small things with great love. --Mother Teresa

The reward of a thing well done is to have done it. --Ralph Waldo Emerson

Simply do what you can do, in the best way you know, and the Lord will accept of your effort. - Gordon B. Hinckley

Fear thou not; only believe.

Faith is not knowing that God CAN do something,
it is KNOWING that He will.

We aren't commanded to be successful in all things,
we are commanded to be faithful in all things. --Mother Teresa

There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.

Live your beliefs and you can change the world.
--Henry David Thoreau


TALENT
Use what talents you possess;
the woods would be very silent
if no birds sang except those that sang best.
--Henry Van Dyke

We can't all and some of us don't. That's all there is to it.
--Eeyore (A.A. Milne)

WORK
Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then . . . find the way. --Abraham Lincoln

I am only one; but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; I will not refuse to do the something I can do. --Helen Keller


I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish humble tasks as though they were great and noble. -- Helen Keller

Live within your harvest

The Lord didn't do it all in one day . . . what makes me think I can?

The less time I have to work, the more things I get done.

We are all faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations.

All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us. --Gandalf the White





**(words in capitals are big in back with smaller words over the top)

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