Positively Wendy Bell Inspiring Stories

Never Quit

Never Quit

There are few people in my life as inspiring as Attila Domos. I met Attila two years ago, several weeks after he unofficially broke a world record. I don't know about you,
Embracing Change

Embracing Change

When you think of things that scare you, what comes to mind? I'm ridiculously afraid of our water heater in the basement. It gurgles and groans and scares the liver out of me. 
Mission.Mahi

Mission.Mahi

Come along for a special ride as a Pittsburgh man whose alcoholism and drug abuse nearly cost him his life more times than he can count changes course... and offers a safe place for recovering addicts to work and to heal.
You Are Amazing.

You Are Amazing.

It's official. All five of our sons are back in school, eye-rollingly obliging me with the traditional "stand in the driveway and smile quickly so I can take a photo and never forget this moment" picture.
To Ryan, My Fighter

To Ryan, My Fighter

   I think one of the hardest things to do in life is take the high road. To be classy when the rest of the world shows it can't be. 
Life's Biggest Regret

Life's Biggest Regret

I was something like four months and seventy-five pages into the book I was writing when it hit me: I was actually writing two books at the same time.
Message Heard? Loud & Clear.

Message Heard? Loud & Clear.

 When people hear I have five kids, they usually act surprised. I don't know if it's because most families don't usually have five kids these days
A New Chapter

A New Chapter

     Well... today has finally arrived. It's hard for me to believe it was a little more than ten years ago that the picture above was snapped on...
Palmetto People

Palmetto People

There are a great many things I like about vacationing in South Carolina. The weather is beautiful. The people are genteel with a natural kindness ...
The Game of Life

The Game of Life

When Joe and I were packing up our family for vacation last week, I grabbed a last-minute phone call with my parents in California to check in and ...
It's Okay to Say No

It's Okay to Say No

I never knew I had such a hard time saying no until I'd said yes so many times, I'd become exhausted and grumpy. I like to say yes. It makes me feel helpful.
What I Think About Golf

What I Think About Golf

**Disclaimer: The photos I'm sharing here have absolutely NOTHING to do with this story. I just like them. ;) ) Earlier this summer, I started g...