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A Ray of Sunshine

The property next to the barn my daughter, Emma, rides at has sunflowers.  They have a pretty large field of them, but I kept forgetting to bring my camera and sadly, have missed their peak.   747 more words

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August 17, 2016

Welcome back!  The beginning of the 2016-17 school year is the start of our best year ever!  It has been wonderful to add a new grade and building to the high school, along with courses from Palomar College.   634 more words


Seeing the Forest for the Trees

“Would you tell me please which way I ought to go from here?”

“That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,” 723 more words

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4 ways to sharpen your saw

Sharpening the saw is the final habit in The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey. The book itself is an oldey, but goody; it was originally published in 1989, but the lessons within still strongly resonate. 495 more words

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Know Thyself

“Know thyself.”

– Scribes of Delphi, via Plato

Steven Covey suggests that we “Begin with the end in mind”. I think he is wrong. I think that we must begin by learning about ourselves. 614 more words

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Purpose - and process.

Interim blog this week, just to keep you all refreshed.

The company that owns the intellectual property rights to The Seven Habits®, FranklinCovey, currently utilises an interesting diagram to illustrate a ‘process’ through which people can come to properly apply the 7 Habits Principles in their circumstances. 371 more words


Two Circles

“When we can no longer change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves.” ~Viktor Frankl

Viktor Frankl would know a thing or two about being in a situation that he couldn’t change.   453 more words

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