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Organization Update – 5/10/19

Hello Competent Women! It’s beginning to look a lot like Conference! Supplies, auction donations, and teddy bears are pouring in! One of our office volunteer took me to BJ’s, a local warehouse store, so we could stock up on drinks, plates, and napkins for our Thursday night pizza party and

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Monday Thoughts 5/6/2019

“Don’t ever save anything for a special occasion. Being alive is a special occasion.” ~~Author Unknown “The moment when you first wake up in the morning is the most wonderful of the twenty-four hours. No matter how weary of dreary you may feel, you possess the certainty that during the day

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Monday Thoughts 4/29/2019

“If you’ve done the very best you can, worrying won’t make it any better.” ~~Walt Disney “Worry is like a rocking chair: it gives you something to do but never gets you anywhere.” ~~Erma Bombeck “Stop worrying about what can go wrong and get excited about what can go right.” ~~Anonymous Statement #5

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Monday Thoughts 4/22/2019

“Either I will find a way or I will create a way; but I will not create an excuse.” ~~Anonymous “Running away from a problem only increases the distance from the solution. The easiest way to escape from a problem is to solve it.” ~~Unknown “When you first start off trying to solve

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Organization Update – 4/19/19

Hello Competent Women! Thanks for checking in! My apologies for being MIA – first I was in Florida at the ASAM conference, and then I got sick – again, ugh (I think I might be allergic to spring in PA). It’s late and I’ve been working on financials all day

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Monday Thoughts 4/15/2019

“I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, ‘This is what it is to be happy.’” ~~Sylvia Plath “For every minute you are angry, you lose sixty seconds of happiness.” ~~Ralph Waldo Emerson “Happiness is not something ready-made. It comes from your own actions.” ~~Dalai Lama Statement #3

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Monday Thoughts 4/8/2019

“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.” ~~Maya Angelou “Doubt yourself and you doubt everything you see. Judge yourself and you see judges everywhere. But if you listen to the sound of your own voice, you can rise about doubt and judgment. And you can see forever.” ~~Nancy

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Monday Thoughts 4/01/2019

“For many years before leaving on Safari, I carried the same old map around in my pocket. The map was torn and faded from so much use, but it was always there like a comfort to me when I needed to know where to go. The map had lands on it that

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Organization Update 3/29/19

Hello Competent Women! Quick post today to show you the beautiful full-color brochures that just came in this week. This is a real milestone for WFS. Can you believe that in over 40 years, WFS has never before had an official color brochure? I can’t wait to give these away

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