My local nail salon is the perfect place to learn the neighborhood news. Women stream in and out of the shop 5 days a week, each with their latest reports and opinions! Since getting my nails done, I’ve learned the best way to baste a turkey, how to make homemade cleaning supplies, and what to see at our local discount theatre! But, nothing compares to what I learned from Shelly.
Shelly shared how she’d been to her annual mammogram just days before her nail appointment. When she sat down to be filed, buffed and polished, she wove quite a tale.
Several years ago I spoke at a church in Knoxville, Tennessee where I met an 8-year-old little girl named Bailey.
Bailey was born blind, but she had no idea boundaries existed! When I first met her, she fluttered about me like a butterfly with fresh new wings. She giggled and chattered with the most expressive lilt to her sweet voice! She was a delight.
When I discovered she loved to sing, I invited her to join me on stage.
When she got up on stage, she held the microphone like a pro… and totally upstaged me! Before she began her song, she made an unexpected announcement to the audience…