Inspiration

No one likes to wait, especially when a loved one's life is on the line. But waiting gives us time to sit in expectation and hope. The outcome may not always be the one WE would choose, but the waiting gives us time to accept what HE chooses. #caregiver #cancer #hope

Wait in Hopeful Expectation

No one likes to wait, especially when a loved one’s life is on the line. But waiting gives us time to sit in expectation and hope. The outcome may not always be the one WE would choose, but the waiting gives us time to accept what HE chooses. #caregiver #cancer #hope

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Know some teenagers? Then you probably know confusion. And frustration. Teenagers just don't seem to listen. But maybe they aren't the ones with the problem. Maybe YOU need to learn to listen well. #listen #fmfparty #parenting #communication #relationships

How to Listen to Teenagers in Ten Easy Steps

Know some teenagers? Then you probably know confusion. And frustration. Teenagers just don’t seem to listen. But maybe they aren’t the ones with the problem. Maybe YOU need to learn to listen well. #listen #fmfparty #parenting #communication #relationships

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I'll never have a fat bank account or drive a sporty car. No one will remember me as 'that successful businesswoman' or 'writer who found success.' But that's ok because I get to hear the sweet sound of success on a weekly basis. #success #teacher #student #test #career #testtakingskills

The Sweet Sound of Success

Practicing for Success “Open your booklet and fold the back cover at the perforations,” I instructed my students this morning. “What’s a perforation?” one asked under his breath. “That little line of holes you can see if you hold the paper up to the light,” I said, and went back to my monologue. “Today you’ll take a practice test for the Iowa test.” “Practice test?” Everyone groaned. “Why do we have to practice?” someone whined. “To make sure you experience…

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You'd think I would have learned the importance of how you make people feel back in fifth grade. Back when I suffered the social consequences of making a friend feel badly. But no. I guess I don't learn very fast, after all. #relationships #feeling #howyoumakepeoplefeel

The ‘How You Make People Feel’ Measurement

You’d think I would have learned the importance of how you make people feel back in fifth grade. Back when I suffered the social consequences of making a friend feel badly. But no. I guess I don’t learn very fast, after all. #relationships #feeling #howyoumakepeoplefeel

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