It's about that time of year

You know what I saw on television last night? A back-to-school add. And when I went to the convenience store this afternoon, I saw an entire wall of back-to-school items just ready to be ransacked by desperate parents everywhere. 446 more words

A beautiful mind

In my younger teaching days, I used to always say that I’d just like five minutes inside one of my students heads. Bring a fly on the wall, it’s just like getting a first class ticket to what their thought process is. 372 more words

Sunday Edition

Hello friends, and welcome to a rare Sunday edition of “Square Peg in a Round Hole.” I had an opportunity for some quite time by myself this morning, so I decided to run with it. 816 more words

You can help!

A few minutes after I posted yesterday’s blog, a friend messaged me. She liked my “hard days humor,” but at the same time, she really gave me something to think about. 443 more words

Just For You

Here. I saw these and I thought of you. I know, it’s probably been one of those days right? One for the books I’m sure. And since we’re all friends here, I’ll let you in on a little secret. 186 more words

A Friday to remember

Sorry I was MIA on Friday, but our day started out like this.

My boy had his 5 year check up, and he clocked in at 43.5 inches tall and 53.5 ponds. 720 more words

Mindfulness vs. Ritalin

I am currently reading Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche’s book, Ruling Your World: Ancient Strategies for Modern Life.  The Sakyong is the son of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, subject of the documentary,  793 more words