Tag Archives: Learning

Dear Mom & Dad, thank you so much

Today I was walking in the rain and sharing with my son (again) about some of the many gifts I have received from my parents. My parents gave my brother and I wonderful gifts and experiences growing up.  But there … Continue reading

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Everyone is a Teacher and Everyone is a Student

 I am a Student  As I think of my family, and my close friends, I realize how much I have been a student and influenced by them especially.  Life in general is teaching me also in an unceasing manner because … Continue reading

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Shark or Skateboarder – which are you?

Recently I read a true story  (read the story in the link) about a blind individual who worked on one of the top floors of the World Trade Center.  The building shook, and he reached out for his service dog with … Continue reading

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How do you eat an elephant?

No, I’m absolutely not proposing a new kind of Atkins diet where you eat elephants. Yuck! It’s a metaphor for accomplishing a big task. The answer is in small bites(and probably chew thoroughly)   🙂 Really what I am talking … Continue reading

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Seeing the Sun Through the Clouds

Spring makes me optimistic, and we all need that idea of more warmth and sunshine after winter’s long cold night and shorter daylight. I had to face up to lack of success recently, not failure. I am learning to see … Continue reading

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Assignment 1 – Blogging 101

This is my first assignment in Blogging 101.  Why? you say are doing an assignment after three years of blogging. Why? Why not? It’s the first blogging course I’ve ever taken and it’s always good to prime the pump. Assignment … Continue reading

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