Heading into ’07 with eyes wide open


As we close the door on another year, we start a new blank slate – anything is possible.
I have always looked at a new year with eyes wide open to new possibilities and a hopeful heart. It feels like a breath of fresh air is coming our way.
“The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person’s determination,” Tommy Lasorda once said. I see the new year as a time to lay aside the thought of the impossible, and a time to be determined to make good things happen.
Another great quote along these lines came from Milton Berle: “If opportunity doesn’t knock


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Judith Sutherland, born and raised on an Ohio family dairy farm, now lives on a 70-acre farm not far from the area where her father’s family settled in the 1850s. Appreciating the tranquility of rural life, Sutherland enjoys sharing a view of her world through writing. Other interests include teaching, reading, training dogs and raising puppies. She and her husband have two children, a son and a daughter, and three grandchildren.