Posts Tagged: Being a Blessing at Home

Taking the Time to Raise Them

“I know I did the right thing by taking time off to raise my son.” ~ Arsenio Hall, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show Host, NAACP Image Award (1988) & American Comedy Award (1989)

Taking the Time to Raise Them

“I know I did the right thing by taking time off to raise my son.” ~ Arsenio Hall, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show Host, NAACP Image Award (1988) & American Comedy Award (1989)

Valuing Life’s Important Things

“I think I value things more correctly. I hope I look at my life in a way that makes sense.” ~ Oded Fehr, Actor

Valuing Life’s Important Things

“I think I value things more correctly. I hope I look at my life in a way that makes sense.” ~ Oded Fehr, Actor

Family, Love & Children

“It’s really all about family, love and the children for me. I work at that every day.” ~ Celine Dion, Singer, Founder of Nickels Restaurant & Philanthropist

Family, Love & Children

“It’s really all about family, love and the children for me. I work at that every day.” ~ Celine Dion, Singer, Founder of Nickels Restaurant & Philanthropist

Satisfied & Happy

I’m extremely happy in my life. I consider myself to be very blessed. I’ve three children, three grandchildren, I work, I travel, and I’m very happily married. I’m very satisfied and happy with my life and there really isn’t anything

Satisfied & Happy

I’m extremely happy in my life. I consider myself to be very blessed. I’ve three children, three grandchildren, I work, I travel, and I’m very happily married. I’m very satisfied and happy with my life and there really isn’t anything

Hours with Your Child(ren)

I am a full-time mom; that is my first job. The most important job ever. I started my business when he started school. When he is in school, I do my meetings, my sketches, and everything else. I cook him

Hours with Your Child(ren)

I am a full-time mom; that is my first job. The most important job ever. I started my business when he started school. When he is in school, I do my meetings, my sketches, and everything else. I cook him

Those Who Do the Most

“I began learning long ago that those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.” ~ Booker T. Washington, Educator, Author, Orator & Advisor to Presidents – ,

Those Who Do the Most

“I began learning long ago that those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.” ~ Booker T. Washington, Educator, Author, Orator & Advisor to Presidents – ,

Fatherhood: Natural & Enriching

“Fatherhood is a very natural thing; it’s not something that shakes up my life but rather it enriches it.” ~ Andrea Bocelli, Classical-Crossover Tenor, Singer, Songwriter & Record Producer

Fatherhood: Natural & Enriching

“Fatherhood is a very natural thing; it’s not something that shakes up my life but rather it enriches it.” ~ Andrea Bocelli, Classical-Crossover Tenor, Singer, Songwriter & Record Producer

Quote by Rita F. Pierson, "Every child deserves a champion --- an adult who will ... "

Be a Champion

“Every child deserves a champion — an adult who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection and insists that they become the best that they can become the best that they can possibly be.” ~

Quote by Rita F. Pierson, "Every child deserves a champion --- an adult who will ... "

Be a Champion

“Every child deserves a champion — an adult who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection and insists that they become the best that they can become the best that they can possibly be.” ~

UnSung, UnPraised, UnNoticed, Yet 1 Most Valuable

“A good father is one of the most unsung, unpraised, unnoticed and yet one of the most valuable assets in our society.” ~ William Franklin “Billy” Graham, Jr., Evangelist, Orator & Author

UnSung, UnPraised, UnNoticed, Yet 1 Most Valuable

“A good father is one of the most unsung, unpraised, unnoticed and yet one of the most valuable assets in our society.” ~ William Franklin “Billy” Graham, Jr., Evangelist, Orator & Author

A Sense of Security

“Nothing can bring a real sense of security into the home except true love.” ~ William Franklin “Billy” Graham, Jr., Evangelist, Orator & Author

A Sense of Security

“Nothing can bring a real sense of security into the home except true love.” ~ William Franklin “Billy” Graham, Jr., Evangelist, Orator & Author

Our Sense of Nationhood

“Human rights is the soul of our foreign policy, because human rights is the very soul of our sense of nationhood.” ~ Jimmy Carter, Jr. a.k.a James Earl Carter, Jr., Naval Officer, Farmer, Politician, Author, 39th President of the United

Our Sense of Nationhood

“Human rights is the soul of our foreign policy, because human rights is the very soul of our sense of nationhood.” ~ Jimmy Carter, Jr. a.k.a James Earl Carter, Jr., Naval Officer, Farmer, Politician, Author, 39th President of the United

Adorned with Our Smiles

“Nothing you wear is more important than your smile.” ~ Connie Stevens a.k.a Concetta Rosalie Ann Ingoglia , Actress, Film Director, Screenwriter & Singer

Adorned with Our Smiles

“Nothing you wear is more important than your smile.” ~ Connie Stevens a.k.a Concetta Rosalie Ann Ingoglia , Actress, Film Director, Screenwriter & Singer

An Ultimate Life Dream Project

“My ultimate life dream project is my kids. My family.” ~ Denzel Hayes Washington, Jr., Golden Globe Awards recipient (2x), Tony Award, Academy Awards: Best Supporting Actor and Best Actor

An Ultimate Life Dream Project

“My ultimate life dream project is my kids. My family.” ~ Denzel Hayes Washington, Jr., Golden Globe Awards recipient (2x), Tony Award, Academy Awards: Best Supporting Actor and Best Actor

Be a Rainbow!

“Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud.” ~ Maya Angelou, Poet, Civil Rights Activist, Dancer, Film Producer, Television Producer, Playwright, Film Director, Author, Actress, and Professor

Be a Rainbow!

“Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud.” ~ Maya Angelou, Poet, Civil Rights Activist, Dancer, Film Producer, Television Producer, Playwright, Film Director, Author, Actress, and Professor

So Many Gifts

“Our mothers give us so many gifts. They give us the precious gift of life, of course, but they also leave treasured lessons that can guide us along our journeys even when they are no longer with us.” ~ Maria

So Many Gifts

“Our mothers give us so many gifts. They give us the precious gift of life, of course, but they also leave treasured lessons that can guide us along our journeys even when they are no longer with us.” ~ Maria

Don’t Rob It, Bless It!

“You must decide if you are going to rob the world or bless it with the rich, valuable, potent, untapped resources locked away within you.” ~ Myles Munroe, Inspirational / Motivational Speaker, Founder of Bahamas Faith Ministries International (BFMI), Founder

Don’t Rob It, Bless It!

“You must decide if you are going to rob the world or bless it with the rich, valuable, potent, untapped resources locked away within you.” ~ Myles Munroe, Inspirational / Motivational Speaker, Founder of Bahamas Faith Ministries International (BFMI), Founder

Light in The Soul

“If there is light in the soul, there will be beauty in the person. If there is beauty in the person, there will be harmony in the house. If there is harmony in the house, there will be order in

Light in The Soul

“If there is light in the soul, there will be beauty in the person. If there is beauty in the person, there will be harmony in the house. If there is harmony in the house, there will be order in

An Earlier Heaven

“A happy family is but an earlier Heaven.” ~ John Bowring, Political Economist, Writer, Polyglot, & 4th Governor of Hong Kong

An Earlier Heaven

“A happy family is but an earlier Heaven.” ~ John Bowring, Political Economist, Writer, Polyglot, & 4th Governor of Hong Kong

Home: A Place of Peace

“Create a peaceful home, a blessed home. Make it a priority. It doesn’t matter how big your home is or how small it is, your home should be a place of peace for you and your family. That way when

Home: A Place of Peace

“Create a peaceful home, a blessed home. Make it a priority. It doesn’t matter how big your home is or how small it is, your home should be a place of peace for you and your family. That way when

The Steps, the Biologicals & the Spirituals

“I want to congratulate all the men out there who are working, diligently, to be good fathers whether they are stepfathers, biological fathers or just spiritual fathers.” ~ T. D. Jakes, Sr., Bishop/Chief Pastor of The Potter’s House, Author &

The Steps, the Biologicals & the Spirituals

“I want to congratulate all the men out there who are working, diligently, to be good fathers whether they are stepfathers, biological fathers or just spiritual fathers.” ~ T. D. Jakes, Sr., Bishop/Chief Pastor of The Potter’s House, Author &

Being a Partnership

“The great marriages are partnerships. It can’t be a great marriage without being a partnership.” ~ Helen Mirren, Actress Image courtesy of Wikipedia & Creative Commons

Being a Partnership

“The great marriages are partnerships. It can’t be a great marriage without being a partnership.” ~ Helen Mirren, Actress Image courtesy of Wikipedia & Creative Commons

What They See

“I think that the only way to teach is by example, as children will more easily follow what they see you do than what you tell them to do.” ~ Gloria Estefan a.k.a Gloria María Milagrosa Fajardo García de Estefan,

What They See

“I think that the only way to teach is by example, as children will more easily follow what they see you do than what you tell them to do.” ~ Gloria Estefan a.k.a Gloria María Milagrosa Fajardo García de Estefan,

Succeed at Home, Too!

“No amount of success can compensate for failure at home.” ~ Nathaniel Bronner, Sr., Founder & President – Bronner Brothers (1947–1993)

Succeed at Home, Too!

“No amount of success can compensate for failure at home.” ~ Nathaniel Bronner, Sr., Founder & President – Bronner Brothers (1947–1993)

They Make All of It Worthwhile

“… I wanted children who were caring and who are giving. I’m proud of my children. They make it all worthwhile.” ~ Nancy Wilson, Singer (Blues, Jazz, Cabaret, Pop & Soul) Grammy Awards (2007, 2005 1964, 3X)

They Make All of It Worthwhile

“… I wanted children who were caring and who are giving. I’m proud of my children. They make it all worthwhile.” ~ Nancy Wilson, Singer (Blues, Jazz, Cabaret, Pop & Soul) Grammy Awards (2007, 2005 1964, 3X)

The Idea of Life

“The idea of life is to give and receive.” ~ Dizzy Gillespie a.k.a John Birks Gillespie, Jazz Trumpeter, Bandleader, Composer & Singer.

The Idea of Life

“The idea of life is to give and receive.” ~ Dizzy Gillespie a.k.a John Birks Gillespie, Jazz Trumpeter, Bandleader, Composer & Singer.