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Like water off a duck's back

“You never do it right.”
“Your priorities are always messed up.”
“You always say the wrong thing!”

How do you respond when people unduly judge and criticize you? 246 more words

The Up Devo

Proving that you're somebody

Lately I’ve been talking about “Keeping up with the Joneses.” It’s an expression that has to do with how you think you’re measuring up (and keeping up) with the people around you. 286 more words

The Up Devo

Why other people's standards are distracting

As you know, the “Up!” devo was on a break for a week while I was on vacation. But now I’m back and ready to walk faithfully into a new year. 282 more words

The Up Devo

Brown Paper Packages Tied Up With String

Are these a few of your favorite things?

I started this post before Christmas and just didn’t finish. That’s how much I struggled this season. 389 more words


Keeping up with the Joneses.

Some people are the Joneses so trying to keep up with them is you arm twisting yourself.
Imagine wearing a T.M Lewin shirt trying to impress The T.M Lewin. 92 more words

Bella Italia!

When you think of Italy, there are many things that come to mind, tasty pizza, endless gelato and amazing architecture. My mother was celebrating a Big 0 Birthday and we decided to do a trip to Italy together. 697 more words


Keeping Up With the Joneses

Conspicuous spending or Keeping up with the Joneses and using money as a status symbol, used to be thought of as the prerogative of the rich and famous. 561 more words

Money Behaviour