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Six Reasons Why my Daughter's First Date Was Okay

It happened. I said it never would, but it did.

My first-born, junior-high aged daughter had her first date.

And  though it was sooner than I thought, it was okay. 246 more words


Quote of the Day

A modest man is usually admired, if people ever hear of him.

—Edgar Watson Howe


Quote of the Day

Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.

—Albert Camus


One Minute Manners

Everyone is busy these days. So busy that important things like exercise, diet, family and friends all take a back seat to work, schedules and deadlines. 866 more words

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Emerson—Social Aims

American Thought

Ralph Waldo Emerson compares the effectiveness of manners with—among other things—that of public laws.

Manners are the revealers of secrets, the betrayers of any disproportion or want of symmetry in mind and character. 6,431 more words


Welcome Your Guest

When I receive a guest in my home I always seek to make it as comfortable as possible. The opportunity to share my space with a friend or loved one is something I look forward to! 86 more words


A Look At A Book 12

Not So Tall For Six written by Dianna Hutts Aston and illustrated by Frank W. Dormer is a wonderfull book about being brave and smart and big at heart. 157 more words