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Light, Love, Hope

Light in the Darkness Surrounded by Love with Hope for those in need.


Shirley is the proud mother of two beautiful young ladies. She enjoys spending time with them on their ranch in the deep South with their three paint horses. Always looking for an adventure, she looks forward to hikes in the mountains chasing waterfalls, or scouring the coast for beautiful lighthouses! Shirley writes to encourage others and often times shares things that motivate and inspire her. She believes in living life to the fullest because no one is promised the gift of another day. Join her as we honor our bodies, minds, hearts, souls, and our Almighty Creator, God above!


  1. Ruby Manchanda
    November 8, 2014 @ 1:28 pm

    I loved the post … it has such a flavor to it . Visiting from FMF


    • Shirley
      November 9, 2014 @ 9:36 am

      Thank you, Ruby! I love the community that has been formed by Five Minute Friday!


  2. Suzy
    November 8, 2014 @ 7:28 pm

    So true, at any time we have the ability to turn the page and make a fresh start.

    Dropping by from #fiveminutefriday


    • Shirley
      November 9, 2014 @ 9:35 am

      Absolutely, Suzy! Thank you for stopping by!


  3. Debbie Williamson
    November 8, 2014 @ 8:04 pm

    Hi Shirley, Great words on turning the page. I love the end, Our happily ever after begins right now! In Christ, that is true. Thank you. Visiting you from FMF.


    • Shirley
      November 9, 2014 @ 9:35 am

      Thank you so much, Debbie!


  4. pattyann
    November 9, 2014 @ 11:43 am

    I love this one today. One of my favorite quotes is:
    No one can change their past,
    But any one of us can start today
    and change the ending of our own story.

    Thank you for sharing your words today.


    • Shirley
      November 9, 2014 @ 11:50 am

      Beautiful words, PattyAnn, and oh so true!!


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