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Starting Off Positive
My four children are just a couple of weeks away from starting another year of school. I was talking to my 6 year old daughter last night. She’s starting first grade and I thought she might be nervous about going to school all day. Nope. She’s ready. The thing she is nervous about is the other girls being mean. She told me some of the things...Continue Reading >>
I admit it; I am a sap when it comes to motivational quotes. This morning I read a quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson and thought I would share. “What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” So true! We never know what life is going to throw at us and we certainly can’t control what others will do to us so I think it is imperative that we know who...Continue Reading >>
I give my kiddos a lot of choices. What to wear (within reason), what we should make for dinner, etc. One thing they know they don’t have a choice with is playing the piano. It’s a must in my book. I was looking at a picture of a brain recently that showed all the different parts of the brain that are stimulated when you play the piano. Literally every part of the...Continue Reading >>
I am so happy it is summer time! We took our little family hiking this week for the first time this year. Something about the mountain air, the budding greens and even the dirt had us all feeling renewed and alive.