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Friday, October 5, 2007

21 Day Challenge ( Persist)


21st day
This day was about being persistent. To me there is no other creature as persistent as a bird. Have you ever seen a barn swallow have its nest knocked down, and they rebuild it immediately in the same place! Or have you ever watched a bird gather materials for their nest? They are not extremely strong, but it is by their persistence that they finish their nest.
I like this quote because so often I am not strong, but I am persistent. I will whittle away at something until I reach my goal. Be it a pound at a time or getting a room in order. I want to encourage anyone out there who may feel like giving up. Don't, just keep this quote in mind. Be persistent. You will make it. ( There are challenges all the way down this page and on the next page, please take a look. ) ~Nita~

5 comments:

katherine. said...

well done Nita.
(I love the leaves on this one...)

whimseycreations said...

Really wonderful pages Nita, both the quotes, your musings, and the decorations. It's going to make a great book when you're finished.

red tin heart said...

Katherine: Thank you , I am glad you like it. I like your site it is thought provoking. xoxo Nita

Jill: I would love to make this a book, it would be so cool. xoxo Nita

Jeanne said...

Oh Nita, I think this is my favorite page of yours. The autumn leaves and the little birdie in the nest is just so sweet. We've come a long way in the past 21 days. Thanks so much for all your support...Keep up the good work!

Renee said...

Congrats on a job well done!! Your journal Rocks!

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