In Memory of a Friend…

I  repost this article on or around St. Patricks day every year, the anniversary of my best friend’s death.Twenty-seven years ago, on March 17, 1992, St. Patricks day, my best friend, Roberta Ann Pfeiffer, her fiance Robert and their 2 dogs were killed by a drunk driver. Read More

The Motivation Movement: Elite Mindset

I’ve hit another milestone on my little blog… I’ve posted 1337 articles on The Purple Almond! Now, some of you may be wondering about the significance of this number and why would WordPress send a badge with this number. Well, below you’ll find a repost of my original article on this topic, when I reached… Read More

Light the World Vending Machines Offer Chance to Give Instead of Get – LDS.org

Another way to give to the less fortunate this holiday season! Light the World Vending Machines Currently, these giving vending machines are only in New York City. Hopefully, they will spread across the country! As part of its annual Light the World campaign for the Christmas season, the Church has placed vending machines that offer… Read More

When they come home…Military homecomings to touch your heart.

NEVER FORGET…ALWAYS REMEMBER This week, I’m paying tribute to our men and women in uniform as we commemorate the end of World War I, 100 years ago, on November 11, 1918. “We don’t even know how strong we are until we are forced to bring that hidden strength forward. In times of tragedy, of war,… Read More

Some gave all… 1918 to 2018

NEVER FORGET…ALWAYS REMEMBER This week, I’m paying tribute to our men and women in uniform as we commemorate the end of World War I, 100 years ago, on November 11, 1918. “The soldier above all others prays for peace, for it is the soldier who must suffer and bear the deepest wounds and scars of… Read More

I fought for you… 1918 to 2018

NEVER FORGET…ALWAYS REMEMBER This week, I’m paying tribute to our men and women in uniform as we commemorate the end of World War I, 100 years ago, on November 11, 1918. “All gave some…some gave all.” ~ Korean War veteran and purple heart recipient Howard William Osterkamp Thank you for your service! This is a… Read More

Remembering their sacrifice… 1918 to 2018

NEVER FORGET…ALWAYS REMEMBER This week, I’m paying tribute to our men and women in uniform as we commemorate the end of World War I, 100 years ago, on November 11, 1918. “The imagination plays a trick. We see these soldiers in our mind as old and wise, but most of them were boys when they… Read More

A Tribute to our Veteran’s… 1918-2018

November 11, 1918 marked the end of World War I. Whether you’re in England celebrating Remembrance Day, or France celebrating Armistice Day or the USA celebrating Veteran’s Day,  each year, for the past 100 years,  the world stops, on November 11, to thank our veterans and remember those who gave their lives for our freedom.… Read More

In Memory of a Friend…

Since today is Halloween, many of you may be planning on going to a party. I’m here to remind you to have a plan for getting home, if you drink any alcohol. THINK BEFORE YOU DRINK! This is a repost of a Daily Inspiration I posted in January of 2017.  I try to repost it… Read More

This will take your breath away… Mandy Harvey’s Golden Buzzer Moment

If you needed some inspiration or motivation today,
THIS IS IT!  LOVE THIS!
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