Dina's Blog

Dina Dwyer-Owens Blog

  • I See You
    Being fully present is a fine art. We are bombarded with distractions in the modern world. The average person checks his smartphone 58 times a day. ...
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  • The Virtue of Humility
    I was recently invited to give a speech where the organizers of the event asked me to think of the virtues of St. Joseph in my message. The first ...
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  • Values Tied to Scripture
    I love that I grew up with a strong Code of Values outlined by my father Don Dwyer. It made such an impact that we were eager to expand them into an ...
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  • Papa Rainbow
    This month, Jimie Edward Yearwood, 84, of Crestview, Florida, was called to Heaven. When I heard the news, I immediately envisioned my dad up above ...
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  • Vote Your Values
    Susan B. Anthony once said, “Someone struggled for your right to vote. Use it.” I couldn’t agree more. Our right to vote is one of the greatest gifts ...
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  • A vocation, a calling, and a path forward
    Pictured above: Meet my handsome grandson, Ryder Christian Owens. Born August 22 (7 lb. 14 oz.) to Mike and Angel Owens. Here’s a life lesson: When ...
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  • Home Improvement Time
    If you’re like me, all this sheltering in place has revealed a lot of things around the house that could use a little TLC. It just so happens that May ...
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  • Values Can Carry One Through A Crisis
    When I was working on my book, Values, Inc., I found so many examples of strength through adversity. One that always stands out to me is the teachable ...
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  • Welcome (Back) Home
    At the end of 2019, I shared my decision to take a sabbatical . I didn’t know what my day-to-day life would be like as a result of that decision, but ...
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