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Here we are, quickly sliding out of 2016 and into a fresh new year!  

Are you excited for the new year?  I’m in the process of re-evaluating a lot of what I do and how I do it.  And because I’m a doer… this thought process doesn’t exactly turn my crank.  It would if I were doing it with a team that I led, but as a solopreneur, it’s more of a necessary task.

To that end… I discovered this quote from Teddy Roosevelt: Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.   And it’s providing me with some framework in which to do some dreaming and goal setting.  I hope it inspires you, too.  AND I’ve turned the quote into a FREE 8×10 printable for you to download and tack on your bulletin board or frame.  Download it by clicking the link below the image.

FREE Printable with QUOTE from Theodore Roosevelt "Do what you can, with what you have..." A great philosophy to start off the New Year.  Download it here...Download this FREE 8×10 Inspirational Quote Printable for personal use HERE! Pin it to remember

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  1. So much goodness! I pinned this to my ‘Advice’ board!

    • Awww… thanks, LuAnn!
      It’s so good to “see” you!! Hope you had a wonderful Christmas! May your New Year be blessed beyond imagination! {hugs}

  2. Debbie says

    It’s been so long since I visited you Diane! I wanted to wish you a belated Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year! God bless you sweetie ((Hugs))

    • Debbie… you just made my day! Thank you for the kind holiday wishes. We had a lovely Christmas and we’re trusting God for a wonderful New Year.
      May you sense God’s presence in fresh and new ways in the New Year and experience God’s abundant blessing each day. XO

  3. Just thought I’d let you know, Diane, I pinned the Teddy Roosevelt quote and it got a couple dozen saves! Woohoo!

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