Have you ever slipped and said a tacky word in front of your child? I know that I am guilty of this of accidentally saying something I will regret later or said something that wasn't appropriate for my children to hear. I have always tried to be aware and watch what I say and do in front of them. I want to make sure that my kids aren't picking up bad habits. Believe it or…Continue
Added by Christy Garrett on March 13, 2014 at 4:43pm — No Comments
I cannot be the only one…who cringes when they receive a Christmas card from that relative that takes it upon themselves to put together the Christmas Family Newsletter, also known as the “Humble Brag Letter." Upon holding the envelope in my hand, I start to run through my quote unquote accomplishments of the past year in my mind, and unless successfully keeping my family in clean socks is an achievement, my portion of the letter may be less than riveting.…
Added by Janice Perry on December 16, 2013 at 6:21pm — No Comments
The dictionary defines guilt as “a feeling of responsibility or remorse for some offense, crime, or wrong, whether real or imagined.” Real or imagined, that sounds about right. Might even be more accurate, at least helpful, if they added a footnote, “Warning: Duration of guilt known to last several years. Atonement not guaranteed.” Now that’s the kind of guilt I know. Come to think of it, I didn’t know there was another kind.
It’s taken me a while, but I’m fairly proud of…Continue
Added by Maria-Theresa Servillon Sigua on July 29, 2011 at 3:30am — No Comments
School is ending and it is time for teacher appreciation. Our nation's teachers work very hard educating the future of America. As the school year comes to a close (for most of us), it is a great time to show them that we recognize and value their hard work. Below are some gift ideas for your child's favorite teacher(s).
From personal experience (being married to a teacher), I can tell you…Continue
Added by Lori Thayer on May 20, 2011 at 7:43pm — No Comments
It wasn’t all that long ago that I was a senior in high school, and in typicalsenioritis slacker form, I spent my days in class doing something otherthan the busy work absentmindedly handed to us by our teachers. Back then, I would write full notebooks…Continue
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