Debora M. Coty Inspirational Speaker and Author Thu, 22 Feb 2018 21:07:25 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Debora M. Coty 32 32 119358288 The Least and the Most We Can Do Thu, 22 Feb 2018 14:09:56 +0000 What can we do? I feel so helpless. It seems like nothing will ever change. Legitimate feelings we’ve all experienced. Especially in the aftermath of senseless school shootings. Tragic bombings. Serial murders. Our minds simply cannot comprehend the horror, the random injustice, and we’re overwhelmed by the MASSIVEness of evil. We feel inept. Impotent. Powerless. […]

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Hearts Galore Thu, 15 Feb 2018 14:24:56 +0000 I loved, loved, loved all the photos my BFFs sent of special people (even furry ones) in their lives who make their hearts melt! Mine melted right along with yours! I’m posting a few of them here so we can all enjoy celebrating love together. Big hugs for these heart-warming pics to Julie H, Jill […]

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Won’t You be my Palentine? Wed, 07 Feb 2018 14:55:57 +0000 Sparkles, chocolate, and a couple of great reads … what’s not to love?  It’s my delicious February Giveaway: Won’t You be my Palentine? Just send me a photo or written description of someone (hey, it doesn’t necessarily have to be human) who makes your heart melt into a puddle and I’ll drop your name in […]

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Winter Blessings Fri, 02 Feb 2018 01:25:31 +0000 Wow! Many thanks to all of my BFFs (Blessed Friends Forever) who sent me your fave winter blessings to enjoy alongside you. I wish I could print them all, but here are a sampling of the many that plucked at my heartstrings … I know they’ll bring a smile your way too, sister BFF. Oh, […]

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Boo-Boos Happen Tue, 23 Jan 2018 14:34:47 +0000 Raise your hand if you know what it feels like when a body part you never really gave much thought to before suddenly aches and throbs and burns incessantly. Owww becomes your go-to verbiage. Get up: Owww. Sit down: Owww.  Take the dog for a drag: Owww. And that itsy bitsy body tissue the size of a squashed […]

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Sting Is Not Just a Singer Thu, 18 Jan 2018 11:00:42 +0000 It was the middle of a tennis match. An important one. I was in a semi-crouched position at the baseline, shifting my weight from one foot to the other, ready to receive the serve when I saw it. A black leggy insect flying toward me 90 to nothin’ – like a ding-dang kamikaze pilot – […]

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Just Gravy Thu, 11 Jan 2018 18:15:08 +0000 So there I sat at the dinner table the other night, watching Spouse eat, and suddenly realized what a bad, bad influence I’ve been on him. When I first met Chuck way back in college, he was a food Nazi; never would he allow his mashed potatoes to intermingle with his meat and heaven forbid a rogue […]

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You’re Such a Flake Thu, 04 Jan 2018 12:00:02 +0000 Ever been called a flake? Well, I’m doing it right now. Only it’s a compliment, not an insult. After seeing footage this week of much of our country covered by thick blankets of white precipitation (hey, we’re even wearing socks in Tampa!), it occurred to me that you (and I) are very much like a […]

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Christmas Wonder Mon, 25 Dec 2017 11:30:10 +0000 We made it! This is the last day of my 7 Days of Christmas posts! Thank you so much for taking this brief but fun journey with me. I wish you all the joy and wonder of the Christ-child this very day, my BBFF (Blessed Blog Friend Forever!) “They [shepherds] hurried off and found Mary […]

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Christmas Surprise Sun, 24 Dec 2017 11:00:29 +0000 Hey BBFF, we’re almost done with the 7 Days of Christmas and I’ve saved the best till last! This crazy memory will always be one of my faves and I’m happy to share it with you for a Christmassy LOL. Tomorrow is the last post in this series of fun stories, thoughts, and scripture leading […]

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