Notes from the Lake

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The Joy of Journaling

17th September 2013

Several months ago I was visiting with a frequent guest about journaling.  She offered to share a recent journal entry about Lake Austin Spa Resort.  What a compliment to know that Lake Austin Spa Resort brings some peace and comfort to her daily routine.  I asked if she were willing to share her post and we are grateful she agreed.  Thank you Jackie! We couldn’t have said it better ourselves.

I penned this while attending The Joy of Journaling:
Long day at work and I’m headed to…

Find Your Inner ROXY!

22nd July 2013

Meet Roxy!  Roxy is a 13 year old border collie that belongs to my next door neighbors. ROXY IS AWESOME!  Roxy loves to swim and swim she does, over and over and over again.  Every day Roxy waits until her human parentslook at her and say, “Go Roxy!” and off she goes!  She runs down to the dock, splashes in the water, swims a small circle, exits back out on the dock, splashes back in the water, swims a small circle, exits back out on the dock and repeats it over and over and over…

A good friend of mine made this comment to me recently and it hit me between the eyes!  This is where I am today, but I am not staying long.  Powerful words!  In her case, she is in a battle with breast cancer that is treatable and curable.  Still absolutely no fun, but she knows that if she keeps her mind moving forward, staying positive, she will not only survive, but thrive.  When she said this to me, it hit me for a lot of different reasons.  While I am thankful I am not in a battle…