Five Musts When You Go To War In Order To Fight From Victory

“Blessed be the Lord my strength, which teacheth my hands to war, and my fingers to fight:”  ‭‭Psalms‬ ‭144:1‬ ‭KJV‬‬ “Nancy, I am sorry to tell you that the biopsy indicates cancer. I have made an appointment for you to meet with a surgeon next week.” It was not news I wanted anytime, but particularly […]

How To Define Adventure Elements of A Journey Road Map

All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination. – Earl Nightingale Every journey needs a road map.  I am resuming work on a book (I have several underway), that I began when I received a diagnosis of breast cancer.  After an initial burst of content […]

How DNA, Curiosity, Speculation And Imagination Become Brilliant Allies

“Closing my eyes to connect to my roots. I sense the wisdom of my ancestors and my grandmother smiles.” ―The Gossamer Path “Understanding your heritage, your roots, and your ancestry is an important part of carving out your future.” A few years ago, my spouse and I had our DNA tested simply out of curiosity.  […]

When The Waters Divide To Reveal Your Story – Step Two

A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin, and culture is like a tree without roots. – Marcus Garvey We are walking through the basic steps to reveal your story.  I began in a previous BLOG with step one: write down what you know. Using, as an example, a side of my family […]

How To Rescue A Precious Buried Lost Story – Step One

Discover how to visit the past and bring yesterday’s stories into our lives today” ― Gillian Hovell, ‘Visiting the Past’ We all have a buried lost story or two that sits in the back of our minds asking to be brought to light.  It may be a family story, which is the most precious, but could […]

How Far Is A Simple Mile Really? A Crazy Revelation!

“If you build a mile of hi-way you can go a mile – if you build a mile of runway you can go anywhere in the world”- Edward M. Bolen, President, and CEO NBAA I recently returned from the Women In Aviation International conference.  Although I have been a member almost since the start of […]

Come See The Amazing Truth About How Far Wichita Aviation Goes!

“I’m going to fly this thing, then I’m going to set it afire and never have another thing to do with aeroplanes!” —Clyde Cessna after an unsuccessful 1911 attempt at flight Wichita aviation has been a backdrop for most of my life. I was not aware of this fact for many years, but the reality […]

Three Reasons I Love Living In Wichita

Wichita, Kansas, the best kept secret in the world, and I want to keep it that way” – Nancy Hancock-Cullen As always, when I begin to compose a blog post, I look for an inspirational quote.  As I searched for quotes on living in Wichita, I came up dry.  I am delighted!  As the world […]

Three Ways In Which Love Never Fails

Love Never Fails….. (1 Corinthians 13:8)  is a stunning statement.  Yet, it is scripture, it is therefore both true and truth.  But, think about it:  Love NEVER Fails! Few of us enjoy failure.  I know I do not.  For those who seem to reside in failure, they have probably had a rough road of conditioning […]