Bring Dreams Home

    We were born with our dreams. These dreams make us strong. Dreams were brought home to Salt Lake City, Utah from all over the world for our International Convention 2015: Bring Dreams Home! Convention week is always my favorite week of the year. I get to celebrate the successes of our 4Life Family […]

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The Best Part of What I do

I love being on the road. It is always a bittersweet feeling for me to return home. It is hard to leave the children, families and new friends that I meet. One of the many things I love about what I do is returning often to the places I go and see the children and […]

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Being in a foreign land is always a bit of a rush. It is a constant overload of information flooding through your brain. It can be thrilling to acclimatize to the new language, signs, cars, buses, trains, taxis, people, customs, rules, and food. Although, sometimes the food is not such a thrilling experience. In my […]

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Where The Wild Things Are

Whenever I leave Africa, I leave a bigger part of me there and take a bigger part of her home with me. There is something about Africa that changes you, if you let it.    It is a land full of wonder, mystery, life, death and amazement. Every place I have been able to visit on […]

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A Thanksgiving To Remember

Humility, gratitude and kindness are just words. Words that when we hear bring peace, joy and even emotions that may be difficult to convey, explain, or understand. Words that are very often forgotten. I have forgotten these words, many times. Times when life just seems empty, or dark. Times when I am engulfed in my […]

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Never Forget.

Abraham Lincoln said- ” I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and part with him when he goes wrong.” We have all been […]

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