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How Full is your Bucket?

Format: Audiobook

Souce: Public Library

Rating 3.75

“Never attempt to teach a pig to sing; it wastes your time and annoys the pig”

This is a short book but packed full of insight.   142 more words

Book Review

Remember Your Strengths

Having some time for myself on this fine Saturday has reminded me of the joy of thinking and reading. And through these actions I’ve also remembered the joy of writing as well. 305 more words

Growth

Tyranny Of Small Decisions

What are the biggest decisions that you have made in your life? Have you ever tried flipping a coin so you can arrive at a decision? 751 more words

God

The Full Weight of Adoption

I just tried on all my summer clothes. Nothing fits. Again.

I have not worked out in any meaningful, sustained way in at least 8 months, and yet I’m shocked (SHOCKED!) to discover that I am facing yet another warm season with a wardrobe that consists of one pair of jeans and a single billowy blouse. 1,397 more words

Adoption

Need Evidence? Three Reasons to Increase Your Positive Speech

Overcoming our negative speech habits is so challenging that it’s tempting to stop working on it.  We fail, and that’s discouraging.  We’re only human, after all. 536 more words

Speech

No bread--day 2

This looks pathetic, but tasted delicious. The egg was fried to perfection in unsalted butter, as was the grilled tomato. Really, a grilled tomato is one of the best things in the world. 149 more words

Nutrition

An Introduction to "Strengths" Psychology

In just 110 pages the New York Times #1 Best Selling book, HOW FULL IS YOUR BUCKET by Tom Rath and Donald O. Clifton (Gallup Press, 2004) lays out over 50 years of research on the subject of positive encouraging personal interaction. 214 more words

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