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Get Your Grateful On!

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As I sit here sipping tea with the rain coming down, I am reminded how very grateful I am! 2016 has been a great year so far. 210 more words



Once the illusion of some warm nurturing quality to our helping work had begun to give way to a more realistic sense of what we are engaged with, it was possible to think a bit more creatively about this worker – client tension, not as a disappointing distraction from what we had set out to do, but as a feature of the work to be understood and applied. 523 more words

What happens in mathematics disorder, exactly?

What is it?

Mathematics disorder, or dyscalculia, is an innate difficulty in learning or comprehending mathematics. This can be presented as having difficulties in understanding numbers, learning how to do things with them, and learning mathematical facts. 389 more words

Most chrysalises grow bright wings..

An evil infant, none have seen;

then, transformation intervened:

a Manson, Dahmer (Hitler, too)–

might it have come to me or you?

He mimed and played away the days… 24 more words


Teachers have the real power

I stood in the henna tattoo line with my 4-year-old at a local festival listening to the high school girls behind me debate the merits of getting a zodiac symbol or a Chinese character. 1,144 more words


Our Very Own Apartment

The dining room, living room, and my office- all wrapped into one. We still have some decorating to do, but it feels like home.

Our apartment building. 899 more words


Word: Chicanery


Sentence: In a Thursday research note, Citi analyst Walter Pritchard predicted the allegations of accounting chicanery will “keep some level of uncertainty” hanging over Oracle’s stock until more information comes out in the case.

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