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Not My Circus, Not My Monkey

If you’re like me you kind of wish that a sign would drop out of the sky that would clearly state what you need to do in any given situation. 367 more words


Making progress #4 - The sleeper issue

‘The most fulfilling human projects appeared inseparable from a degree of torment, the sources of our greatest joys lying awkwardly close to those of our greatest pains… 1,054 more words

Making Progress

Losing my rag in front of the kids - does it damage them?

I am known for being friendly, always with a smile on my face and super positive.  The thing is,  I also have a terrible temper if I am pushed to my absolute limit.   775 more words

Family Life

A Lesson In Anger

My mother was a big reader, it’s pretty much where I got my love of reading. But she was always into very literary and academic writers. 465 more words


"What's the big deal!?!"

As I was reading this morning I was reminded of a story that helped me understand what I was reading – like many of you, I love analogies. 574 more words

4 Tips For The Emotional Responder

Are you an emotional responder?  Here’s some very valuable advice:


Don’t be.

That’s the advice.

Don’t be.

Don’t be an emotional responder.

It’s cray-cray and it makes you look cray-cray and you don’t have time for it. 1,051 more words

Bad Temper is Contagious

Proverbs 22:24-25

Principle # two:

Don’t hang out with angry people;

don’t keep company with hotheads.

Bad temper is contagious—

don’t get infected.

We become like those we hang out with. 288 more words