Posts tagged with ‘advice’

  • Polly Castor poetry, be vulnerable

    New Poem: Be Vulnerable

    By on September 4, 2014

    Let the angels tell them what they need to know. Trust God's steady hand and correcting rod for thankfully...

  • writing myths

    Ten Myths About Teaching Kids Writing

    By on June 23, 2014

    I felt like this list of myth-busting summed it up fairly well and that it can be applied to...

  • go forward

    New Poem: Consent to Go Forward

    By on June 7, 2014

    There is always a solution when we give ourselves consent to go forward.

  • close attention

    Quote About Giving Close Attention

    By on June 4, 2014

    Give close attention to this magnificent world!

  • Maya Angelou memes

    In Memory of Maya Angelou

    By on May 28, 2014

    Saddened to hear of Maya Angelou’s passing, I also want to rejoice that we were got to have her...

  • Polly Castor art

    Danny Kaye Quote

    By on May 25, 2014

    “Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.”

  • best books for teen girls

    Books Our Teen Daughter Recommends

    By on May 23, 2014

    Looking for good teen reading material with strong female characters? Here is a list of our 17 year...

  • Healing Rifts

    Elizabeth Gilbert on Wisdom and Healing Rifts

    By on April 12, 2014

    I was talking about a rift I'd had recently with another friend, and how this split had been causing...

  • Quotes about Joy

    Touch Joy!

    By on April 11, 2014

    You will touch joy and suddenly realize that you have never felt joy because it requires abandon.

  • Confucius Says

    Confucius Says

    By on March 24, 2014

    I found this 1977 $2.00 volume of sayings by Confucius. I couldn’t resist sharing some of these with...

  • Robert Louis Stevenson Quote

    Robert Louis Stevenson Quote

    By on March 19, 2014

    The best things in life are nearest...

  • Make the Ordinary Come Alive

    Make the Ordinary Come Alive

    By on March 15, 2014

    Do not ask your children to strive for extraordinary lives. Such striving may seem admirable, but it is a way of foolishness.