Category Archives: words of wisdom

Chivalry is just a fancy word for the two way street of Kindness.

“It’s a welcome relief, then, when we stumble upon those few true gentlemen. They exude chivalry with even their smallest actions, and remind us that there are still good ones out there. Despite popular opinion, chivalry is not dead — … Continue reading

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I don’t think teachers know what they’re doing.

This is why we became teachers; we are the lucky ones.

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“Some people talk to animals. Not many listen though. That’s the problem.” A.A. Milne

We can learn a lot from making 4-legged friends. My #1? Enjoy the journey. “When dogs go for a car ride, they stick their head out the window, smell the air and feel the wind against their fur. They don’t … Continue reading

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Dear Daughters, Just in Case I Forgot to Mention This…

#39 Always #54 This I know #96 Favorite 101 Things I Will Teach My Daughters | Thought Catalog.

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10 Things I Want My Daughter to Know About Working Out

“Mid-way through a recent group exercise class, the teacher lost me. She didn’t lose me because of some complicated step sequence or insanely long set of burpees; I mentally checked out because of a few words she kept saying over … Continue reading

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“What to tell your wife, even if you don’t really mean it.”

“God writes a lot of comedy… the trouble is, he’s stuck with so many bad actors who don’t know how to play funny.” ~G. Keillor. Funny can help. Kids know how to play funny, they get their daily dose.  Grown ups … Continue reading

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Put down that glass of water.

“Anxiety’s like a rocking chair. It gives you something to do, but it doesn’t get you very far.”  ―     Jodi Picoult,     Sing You Home Click on the link below; know when to put that glass down. Put down that glass … Continue reading

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The best way to fall asleep

“Digital reading will completely take over.  It’s lightweight and it’s fantastic for sharing.  Over time it will take over.”  -Bill Gates I hope he’s wrong.

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Airing my Laundry.

“I am thankful for a lawn that needs mowing, windows that need cleaning, and gutters that need fixing… because it means I have a home…. I am thankful for the piles of laundry and ironing because it means my loved … Continue reading

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Good Night

“Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could.  Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day. You shall begin it serenely and … Continue reading

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