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How To Open Wine

So this summer I’ve been living in a one bedroom apartment with two other girls. So that’s 3 girls total. In a tiny apartment. And we work long, unpaid hours. 206 more words


Life Skills: How to Make Ice Cubes Using an Ice Tray

Making ice cubes is a very simple task that is increasingly becoming lost on a generation used to having ice cube makers in their refrigerators, or purchasing… 310 more words


Hole in the soul

A few years ago I was struggling. I was going through a difficult time, feeling depressed, sad, empty, not myself at all. For a time I was miserable, but over a period of months I came to terms with some of the issues I’d been struggling with. 1,428 more words


Celebrating Family and Community Engagement

Recently Maximizing Character teamed up with the local public school system and local businesses and programs for the Annual Title I Family Learning Project. The event was held at the Air & Space Center. 333 more words

Character Building

Be Health-Wise

Most of us know that the best way to maintain physical health is to exercise regularly and to eat nutritious foods daily. However did you know that the foods we eat also affect our mood and overall wellness? 84 more words

Life Skills

G.I.R.L.S. (Giving Individuals Real Life Solutions)

This past school year Maximizing Character had the opportunity to help establish a Girls Group with a group of energetic middle school girls. It was a pleasure to work with them as they were transitioning from childhood into adolescence. 452 more words

Character Building