Surrounded by love

I’ve hardly mentioned one of the most important and amazing parts of my journey.  In 1966,

at the age of 18, I met an incredible man in Mannheim, Germany.  His blue eyes and dimples stole my heart – but little did I realize the how he would nurture not only my heart but every phase of my life.  I married him in May, 1967 with no idea of the incredible life journey on which we were about to embark.

After 44 years of a joy filled life together, he continues to inspire, encourage and support me – he makes me want to be my highest self.  He has also been my greatest teacher.  It’s from him I’ve learned life’s most important lessons.

  • In order to love another fully, I must first learn to love myself.
  • To live in the present moment with out worries of tomorrow, without regrets or blame for yesterday.
  • To let go of all the fears, self doubt, control and accept the gifts and challenges that life brings.
  • To live connected to loved ones, to nature, to all creatures and mostly to this one precious life.


Paula & Ron, Sunset at Edisto Beach, by Leigh Ann Palone

Paula and Ron, Sunset at Edisto Beach by Leigh Ann Palone

Now that we are retired and we both pursue our heart callings I fully appreciate and understand the precious gifts he has given me.  Should I ever find the courage to fly – I know that he’ll be there supporting me, “the wind beneath my wings.”

About Paula Todd King

My passions are my husband Ron, dogs who've blessed me with their love, writing, spending time in nature, meditating, reading, and finding gratitude in every waking moment. Earlier this year I was asked to join The Cloud Foundation as Communications Director,which has allowed me to contribute in a small way to help educate the public about the ongoing threat to our nations' Wild Horse Herds.
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