July 29, 1925. Harry Warnecke, a photographer for the NY News, got a phone tip that a cat trying to carry its kittens home was tying up traffic because a policeman had stopped the cars on a busy street (Centre Street) to allow it to cross.   When the picture ran, the NY News was besieged with letters and requests for prints. Few days later, the helpful policeman received a letter of commendation from the Police Commissioner.

Mother Cat stops Traffic

July 1925 New York City a policeman stops traffic so a mother cat carrying her kitten can cross a busy street

Honest Abe        1.  Lincoln was self-taught:  Growing up with a father who didn’t respect learning, Lincoln fought to be a man of words.  A voracious reader, he would often be seen sitting and reading for hours.  His own father interpreted this as “lazy”, but Abe was not discouraged.  In fact, he was somebody who read and learned from others all his life.  In this same way, all leaders must be self-motivated, curious learners.  If you stop learning once you leave school your knowledge will…

April is the anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s assassination. I have a huge list of resources about Lincoln on The Best Resources About Presidents’ Day.

Love And Respect by Dr. Emerson Eggerichs is a phenomenal marriage tool that should be in the hands of every husband and wife.  This book has drastically changed my approach to marriage, especially helping my husband and I understand each other and our responses a bit better.

Fishpond New Zealand, Love and Respect by Dr Emerson Eggerichs. Buy Books online: Love and Respect, ISBN Dr Emerson Eggerichs

The Love Dare #Fireproof

"Fireproof" is an excellent movie! I bought 2 copies of "The Love Dare" book, one for me and one for hubby. EVERY couple should read it!

8 Rules for Ditching Sentimental Clutter  - HouseBeautiful.com

8 Rules for Ditching Sentimental Clutter

Fireproof, Facing The GIANTS & Flywheel.

Flywheel, Facing the Giants, & Fireproof - 3 great movies from Sherwood Pictures films

I completed CS Lewis' spiritual classics in this collection. The way in which he writes makes the reader understand his experiences and relate to his message.

The Complete C. The Screwtape Letters; The Great Divorce; The Problem of Pain; A Grief Observed; The Abolition of Man BY C.

"It's not about me" great book

"It's not about me" great book