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My Top 15 Things On Life

I was listening to a speaker on TED talks yesterday. The woman speaking was in her 60’s and was also a writer (Anne Lamott “12 truths I learned from life and writing”). 1,334 more words


Challenge Accepted

Think about your parents for a minute. Are there some phrases or things they said to you or your siblings repeatedly? When I think about my mom and dad, here are a few of the things that stand out to me: 502 more words

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Visible Self Care - Trying to Set Examples for the Kiddos

My goals for this moon cycle was self-improvement. With the New Moon, I focused on creating internal self-care habits that can be seen by others, but only work for me.   980 more words

Full Moon

Independence Day

This week is a light writing week, due to holiday adventures. Tomorrow is Independence Day, perhaps America’s most important holiday as a country. The day we secured our right to govern ourselves, a country separate from Britain. 619 more words


A letter to my kindergarten students

The toughest part of being a teacher is saying goodbye to your students…


What Makes A Perfect Life?

Today I read an article entitled,  Appeal to the United Nations. The article, dated November 2015, discussed how more couples are choosing elective abortions when they find out that their baby has Down Syndrome. 244 more words


In Which We Learn A Lesson in Different Doesn't Mean Wrong

As a parent, one is constantly on the look out for teaching moments. Especially since these moments don’t just stroll to your front door waiting for you to call out in your best impression of British butler voice, “You may enter.” Sometimes, these moments come as 140 characters disguised as a math joke. 160 more words