Inspirations and Reflections

Carey Conley’s Blog

More Compassion ❤️

More Compassion ❤️

I heard this quote yesterday and had to share.... (Thank you Doretta Thomas) After commenting to her on how FABulous she looked she said to me, “Thank God we don’t look like what we have been through.” AMEN! I have been thinking about this and now wondering, ‘but,...

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Where are you looking?

Where are you looking?

Happy Sunday, friends! 👋 I have mentioned several times that my daughter, Laurel Conley Wilson, and I are in process of writing a book about our journey due to come out this fall. In the book we share our story of loss, but mostly we are sharing what we have learned...

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Grace-Vision

Grace-Vision

I have a lot of quiet time first thing in the morning to get ‘suited up’ for the day. This practice has become non-negotiable for me, has gotten me through all my adversities, and has become my favorite part of the day. I highly recommend this practice. Part of that...

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Let’s set the pace!

Let’s set the pace!

Happy New Year, friends!  I am going to be totally honest, 2018 has been full of great things but has been emotionally challenging. The weight of our family loss (have lost both my husband and my son to suicide) over the past four and a half years continues to be so...

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Gratitude Attitude

Gratitude Attitude

First of all, I want to let ALL of you know how thankful I am to know each and every one of you. My life is full because of the AWESOME people I surround myself with and because of you - I have the motivation and strength to continue living my vision and purpose. As...

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What drags you down…

What drags you down…

Let them go. There is some things you are holding on to that are dragging you down. Things you simply won’t (not "can’t") let go of that if you don’t cut them off now you will carry with you through the rest of the year, and into the next. Not only are they keeping...

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Someday to Sunday

Someday to Sunday

In this stage of my life I have started becoming very aware of how I spend my Sundays. On average we have 53 Sundays in a year and if we were blessed to live to an average age now to be around 80 that means we have 4,250 Sundays here on earth. Does that number seem...

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Quiet Reflection is Effective

Quiet Reflection is Effective

Acknowledge Your Successes I have a couple moments to enjoy some time to reflect on the path I walked-sometimes actually ran-in the last year that cleared the way for a huge BAM! My VIV Event in January successfully kicked off 2017. And what an amazing keynote speaker...

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Strategy Is Not a Game

Strategy Is Not a Game

"What's the use of running if you are not on the right road?" German Proverb At Christmas I received an unexpected gift, a board game that involves strategy and a bit of luck. After spending a fun evening relaxing with friends and playing this game I got to...

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