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Irish Furniture Dealer

Thanks Uncle Bob & Aung Marg! Irish Furniture Dealer. Murphy, a furniture dealer from Dublin, decided to expand the line of furniture in his store, so he decided to go to Paris to see what he could find. After arriving in Paris, he visited with some manufacturers and selected a line that he thought would …

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Why?

Tonight, I was watching American Idol followed by The Voice This really reinforces Start With Why. Whatever you decide to do in this life, make it count. Start with why, and you can’t help but succeed. This is true in your personal life and your professional life. Amazing talent last night but regardless of the …

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Drinking and driving

Life happened to us again. My wife was rear ended by a drunk driver at 9:30am Sunday morning. The driver was a 28 year old female. This made me think about the effects that drunk driving can have. We were lucky, my wife is hurt but alive. She was starting to tighten up by the …

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68 years ago

On June 26, 1943 a wonderful woman was born. My Mom. Mom would have been 68 today. As you can see in the pictures above, I remember my mother always having a smile. I know that she was in a lot pain for many years because of the diabetes and heart disease. It’s interesting, she …

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Parenting

Picture of new Dad with children

Parenting. We often struggle with whether we are doing the right thing or not. Parenting As parents, we often feel alone in dealing with the challenges of our children as they grow into young adults. As our friends described a particular situation in their lives, we found ourselves identifying and laughing as they described what …

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Amazing Grace

We attend Connexus Community Church in Barrie some Sundays and yesterday’s message hit me pretty hard. The message itself was excellent. Go to the web page and watch this week’s message: The cost. You can’t just sit there. We need to forgive. Everything. That doesn’t mean that we accept that whatever the person did that …

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We all have something to offer

How often do we underestimate people?  We can’t get past what we see as a disability to see what someone has to offer.  In this clip, a young man that appears to be autistic finds a great way to communicate and this group of tough guys melt for just a few minutes.  We could all take …

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