Friendship Friday – Dreams

Friendship Friday

Question Of The Week
Do you believe in the power of dreams?
Have you ever had a dream come true?
Have you ever changed your plans due to a dream?
Do you keep a Dream Journal?
Do you dream in color?

Share your thoughts on dreams
At this week’s Friendship Friday!

My Answer
I believe dreams hold powerful clues to
What is going on in our lives…

I believe God speaks to us through our dreams!
I dream in techni-color!
I’ve kept dream journals at various times in my life…
I’ve had dreams come true…

What about you?
Share your thoughts on Dreams in a Friendship Friday Post
For a chance to be a Featured Friend Of The Week!

Featured Friends – Extraordinary Moments

Last week we shared our Extraordinary Moments at Friendship Friday.
What an extraordinary week it was!
Here are a few of the highlights:

Diane – An Extraordinary Day

31 Extraordinary Days

Diane shared how living life to the fullest
Leads to Extraordinary Moments!

Jessica – Barefoot By The Sea

Barefoot By The Sea

Jessica reminds us that each day is a gift in which
We are writing the story of our lives…

Brenda Youngerman – Ponderings Of An Author

Brenda Youngerman - Ponderings Of An Author

Extraordinary Moments from Brenda’s life revolved around
Her family and seeing her first novel published…

Donna – Donna’s Designs

Donna Heber - Donnas Designs

The latest Extraordinary Moment in Artist Donna’s life?
Receiving the invitation to have her work published in the
Winter 2013 Edition of Artful Blogging Magazine!

Romi – In The Way Everlasting

Romi Reads Greek

Did you know that Romi could read Greek?
Neither did she… but she experienced an Extraordinary Moment
When she saw a replica Rosetta Stone in a history museum and
Realized she could read the first word!

Barbara – My Life As An Adventure

Barbara - My Life Is An Adventure

In this incredibly moving essay that originally appeared in
Chicken Soup For The Recovering Soul (2004),
Barbara shares the Extraordinary Moment in which she says
Goodbye to her father…
Have your tissues nearby when you read this piece!

Michel – Normal Chaos

Normal Chaos

Congratulations, Michelle for celebrating
20 Extraordinary Years of Marriage…
And for sharing 20 Extraordinary Moments
From your lives!

Rachel – That’s Life

Congratulations also goes to Rachel’s parents for
40 Extraordinary Years of Marriage…
And to Rachel for pulling off an incredible Surprise Party!

Jenn – The Serenity Space

The Serenity Space

Jenn shared a series of highlights from her Extra-Ordinary Life.
What is Extra-Ordinary about Jenn is her ability to
Bask in the Joy and Creativity of Living!

Wayne – Touristic

Wayne - Touristic

Wayne shared some defining moments from his Extraordinary Life.
The fact that Wayne is such a happy man and that he has the
Ability to recognize the Extra-Ordinariness in others is one of the
Things that makes his life so Extraorindary!

Dolly – Xmas Dolly

Xmas Dolly

Dolly’s list of Extraordinary Moments is filled with
Memories both ordinary and grand!
Her list is full of the stuff that life is made of…
The stuff that makes life Extraordinary!

For more Extraordinary Moments, visit Friendship Friday – Week 39!

Friendship Friday #40 – Week Of November 2, 2012

Friendship Friday

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The party will be open all week so that you have plenty of time to post, link and mingle! Have fun making friends and be sure to join me for Inspire Me Monday and Wordless Wednesday!



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  1. Deb @ Raising Figure Skaters
    Twitter: RaisingSkaters
    says:

    My husband is a Jungian psychotherapist, so I definitely believe in dreams. I actually started blogging because of a dream I had! 🙂

  2. Theresa
    Twitter: dearcreatives
    says:

    I do believe in positive thinking & following your dreams, the power of intention. I don’t have a dream journal any more. Thanks for hosting & have a great weekend!!

  3. Brenda Youngerman says:

    Ramona, thanks for the feature!
    I do believe dreams talk to us… they allow our subconscious to take over when we are so guarded we can’t believe the truth!
    Happy weekend!

  4. It’s interesting to think about “that” kind of dream. I know I dream….sometimes I don’t want to wake up because I want to finish the story in my dream….but generally they are not all that memorable to me later. 😀
    I did write about another kind of dream – the goal type earlier this week when I celebrated my 6 mo. blogiversary. 😀 But, I won’t link that as I know that isn’t what you are hoping to see.
    Hope your weekend is Extraordinary!!

    • Create With Joy
      Twitter: CreateWithJoy1
      says:

      Congrats on reaching your 6 month blogaversary, Diane – what an Extraordinary Achievement!
      I often find myself wanting to finish out story lines in dreams (although it works both ways – sometimes I can’t wait to wake up!)

      Have a wonderful week filled with extraordinary blessings!

  5. I dream fairly often, and have chronicled some of these in my blog. Thanks for the lovely features & for hosting, & God bless!

    • Create With Joy
      Twitter: CreateWithJoy1
      says:

      One of the ways I can tell if I’m getting good sleep or not is by whether of not I am dreaming!
      Have a great weekend Laurie – so glad to see you are here!

  6. Oh wow, Thank you so much for featuring me!! That was a great surprise on a stressful day! I can’t wait to catch up on the other blogs as well!

  7. Theresa says:

    I am fascinated by dreams. I did my final senior paper on dreams in high school. I don’t think I would alter any plans I had based on a dream though.

    Thanks for hosting this week!

    • Create With Joy
      Twitter: CreateWithJoy1
      says:

      Hi Theresa,

      So glad to see you here! After the storms of this past week, seeing everyone is sort of like a safety check in!

      I am fascinated by dreams too. Thanks for joining us this week! 🙂

  8. self sagacity
    Twitter: selfsagacity
    says:

    Ramona, you went on caffeinated questionnaire. haha. I love these questions today.
    Do you believe in the power of dreams? Yes
    Have you ever had a dream come true? Yes – YES. They became today’s reality.
    Have you ever changed your plans due to a dream? No – I think they are meant to happen.
    Do you keep a Dream Journal? No – would like to but no time.
    Do you dream in color? Not sure, probably, because I don’t think it’s black and white.

    • Create With Joy
      Twitter: CreateWithJoy1
      says:

      Hi Amanda,

      It’s funny – some weeks I rack my brain trying to think of things (unlike you, lol)…
      Other weeks, I have several topics going on and often change my mind!

      Today I had another topic picked and at the last moment, went with Dreams!

      Love your answers. I think I read someplace that more women than men dream in color.

      Have a fabulous weekend! 🙂

  9. Xmasdolly
    Twitter: Xmasdolly
    says:

    Thank you so much for the shout out once again, and how sweet of you to put all that. I could just HUG you! I love hugs don’t you!~ You are just too nice! Have a great weekend Girlfriend! I wish you the best.

  10. Wayne says:

    Very nice topic choice once again.

  11. Erin says:

    I vividly dream…and it does seem like my dreams are in color. I don’t have a dream journal, but I have considered it.

    I sometimes “mumble” in my sleep…and, sometimes my husband says he has seen me “acting out” my dreams (for instance, one day I had my arms up in the air and moving them from side to side). When I was awakened by my husband, I told him I was dreaming of stocking shelves in the supermarket….I tend to do things such as that when I a EXTREMELY TIRED or when my fatigue and pain are worse.

    I have had dreams that when I wake up, I still feel like it is/has happened. When I’m VERY VERY sick…you can count on my having nightmares. Our body and how it works is truly amazing!

    Great question, Ramona!

    • Create With Joy
      Twitter: CreateWithJoy1
      says:

      I have had dreams so real that I have been jolted awake and I have found myself physically “reacting” to my dreams too!

      I have also had the experience of having reoccuring nightmares when I am VERY sick. Ugh!

      You’re right. Our bodies work in amazing ways!

      Great answers, Erin! So glad you shared with us! 🙂

  12. Paula
    Twitter: Paula_CallMePMc
    says:

    Linking up! thanks for hosting, have a great weekend

  13. Cathy Kennedy
    Twitter: greeneyestale
    says:

    I got my post up today, finally! Thanks for hosting. =D

  14. Yes I do believe in the power of dreams.

    I had a dream come true: My sister and I (live in different countries) dreamt that our cousin was murdered in a warehouse. We could tell how many shots and the words he said while he was dying. He was asking for his mother. We both had the same exact dream. They found him days later the same way.

    I have changed my plans due to dreams.

    I don’t keep a dream journal. I don’t really forget the dreams that are powerful.

    I dream in color.

    Aloha 🙂

  15. Donna Heber says:

    Hi Ramona,

    Thank you so much for featuring me on Friendship Friday! This is such a lovely group. I do believe in the power of dreams and always tell people “Always believe that something wonderful is about to happen.”

  16. Lisa says:

    Thanks so much for hosting! Love your take on dreams! I was happy to linkup again this week. Many blessings, Lisa 🙂

  17. kate says:

    I found your blog via the Follow and feature friday blog hop but I can’t find your post so I am commenting here instead. I am a new follower via Linky

    My FF

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    Thanks for letting me share How to Have a Healthy Halloween!

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  19. Smellyann says:

    Mostly the dreams I remember are nightmares or exceedingly weird. I have very vivid dreams. They come true a lot. I don’t keep a journal; I keep a therapist, though. 😉

    • Create With Joy
      Twitter: CreateWithJoy1
      says:

      Sometimes dreams can be a little TOO vivid!
      Your comment about not keeping a journal but keeping a therapist cracked me up.

      Have a wonderful weekend & thanks for joining the fun! 🙂

  20. The Serenity Space says:

    Thanks so much again for featuring my post 🙂 this weeks contribution is up … Umm i dont dream like most people lol … In fact i havent yet found anyone who does really dream like me … Going checking now others posts 🙂 bright blessings for a wonderful week 🙂

  21. April @ The 21st Century Housewife
    Twitter: apriljharris
    says:

    What a lovely idea for a blog hop!

    I have dreamed things before they happened, but it doesn’t happen regularly. I guess I ought to keep a dream journal to see if it happens more than I think!

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