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Why "Eight is Great"

The sex talk. Who is ever ready for this conversation? I mean, really?! Your sweet little boy or girl grows up from a small bundle of fluff who can’t do anything for him/herself to a bouncy, rambunctious toddler, then shoots up into elementary school. 918 more words

Stories Of Supermom

What does the Bible say about homosexuality?

A really good video that talks about this rather sensitive issue.

Love is inclusive.

On a different note, did you know the Bible also talks about unicorns!!? 9 more words




Epiphany 9

“When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems as though you could not hang on a minute longer, never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.”  Sage advice from Harriet Beecher Stowe opens our discussion today.  342 more words

Ted Talk Reaction - Blog Post #6

I chose the talk titled “How to Make Stress Your Friend” presented by Kelly McGonigal, because as a high school student, stress is something that is very familiar to me. 576 more words


Emotional Hygiene

Tedtalk – Dr Guy Winch on Emotional Hygiene

  • Taking action in times of loneliness
  • Changing responses to failure
  • Protecting self esteem
  • Battling negative thinking/ rumination (2 minute distraction)

Living Lucky

My journal consists of some real and some fictional events.

I’m sitting here worrying about my exams and my livelihood in the back of my mind. 1,045 more words


Ted Talk: Never Give Up!

Never, ever give up! This what the headstrong Diana Nyad encourages us all to do! As she explained her story of her trek and struggle of swimming from Florida to Cuba as a middle-aged woman, she stresses how important perseverance and commitment are. 427 more words