Posts tagged with ‘advice’

  • What Healthy Looks Like

    By on August 28, 2013

    I liked the bit below from this Bravewriter (homeschooling curriculum) newsletter written by Julie Bogart: “I made a list of what...

  • Poem by Maya Stein: First Quiet of the Morning

    By on July 14, 2013

    Don't spend it on the stack of mail, the phone call, the mounting inventory of groceries. Resist the finished...

  • Elements of a “Functional” Family

    By on May 14, 2013

    Respect And I don’t mean just that easy respect that comes when everything is rosy: the influential job, and...

  • This is Your Life

    By on May 1, 2013

    This is your life...

  • Tip: Save Money with Retailmenot

    By on April 27, 2013

    Ever buy stuff off the internet and see a place to enter a coupon code to save money and...

  • Zig Ziglar quote

    A Memorial to Zig Ziglar in Quotes

    By on December 1, 2012

    Decades ago, I read and listened a lot to this motivational speaker and author. As today is his memorial...

  • The Gift of the Ordinary Day, the gift of an ordinary day by katrina kenison

    What Do You Want to Remember?

    By on October 11, 2012

    I’ve been pondering today what I want to remember because of having read this wonderful blog post by Katrina...

  • 25 practical ideas

    25 Practical Ideas

    By on January 5, 2012

    Thank you to devoted blog reader Patricia C. for sharing this. I thought many of these were interesting.

  • The Dalai Lama’s 18 Rules for Living

    The Dalai Lama’s 18 Rules for Living

    By on December 3, 2011

    Here are the Dalai Lama’s eighteen rules for living: 1. Take into account that great love and great achievements...

  • Rotarian Four-way Test

    By on September 7, 2011

    My Father-in-law and brother-in-law were and are active Rotarians. James’ dad gave me a poster of their “Four-way Test”...

  • Great Gift Idea for Yourself: Journal 10+

    By on December 20, 2010

    I bought this 10 year journal for myself last year and am really enjoying it. I give it five...

  • Overcoming Procrastination to Get Organized

    By on May 21, 2009

    My good friend, Jill McKean (pictured above) is a professional organizer.  I have found many of her ideas about...