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Driven by Eternity: Living Like You Were Dying

“The moment you are born you begin to die,” Pastor Mark Vega said. This past Sunday Pastor Vega continued the “Driven by Eternity” sermon series a Ignite Life Center. 425 more words

wild ride

Sometimes it takes awhile to process good news. I’ve had three months now, which is long enough. I passed! There was an almost overwhelming WSET Diploma exam… 548 more words


NaBloPoMo, Day 18: Weather Talk

The late, great Eleanor Roosevelt once said, “Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.”

I think she forgot to include the weather in the “small minds” section. 637 more words

Living large: The Hudson Valley homes of Roosevelt and Vanderbilt

The homes of Franklin Delano Roosevelt and William Henry Vanderbilt sit only two miles apart on the Hudson River. One is a reminder of ambition, determination, family and power. 892 more words


Strength, Courage and Confidence

One of our shared values is to empower students to realize goals.  On the surface, this resonates well with our beliefs about the academic system.  Below the surface, it is important to explore multiple ways to achieve this important shared value.  301 more words

Making A Difference

I Love Me, Because I AM GREAT

I caught this viral cuteness floating around the interwebs, and I just couldn’t help but save it to share with you (in case you didn’t catch it). 116 more words

I Am

Thriving Through Change

I am confident we can all agree that if we want our lives to be different in some way, we will have to endure some measure of uncertainty and change. 324 more words