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Treasure Chest Of Time

“Time has no meaning in itself unless we choose to give it significance.“ — Leo Buscaglia I sat with my daughter, investing time. She is a bit behind the homework eight ball and has been trying to avoid getting stuck … Continue reading

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Don’t Make Excuses, Make Notes

“He listens well who takes notes.” —  Dante Upon discovery that one of my children, who shall remain anonymous, had forgotten to turn in some assignments. And the subsequent and frantic search, the offending child came back into my office holding … Continue reading

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Post-Christmas Resolution, Day 354 – Controlling The Argument

“It takes two fools to argue. Two wise men will not argue and a wise man will not argue with a fool.” — Folk Wisdom Today, with finger pointed directly at me, I was told, “I don’t know what your problem … Continue reading

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Post-Christmas Resolution, Day 278 – Organization, The Wonder Drug

Having twin girls starting the 6th grade is, err, challenging. To be polite. For each girl, there is a new school, a locker, new friends, boys, and for one of my girls — Lots and lots of homework. In our … Continue reading

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