Happy March the 25th

Merry... poem by Shel Silverstein. Read more poems in Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein.

Make and reach your goals, no matter what they are

“People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing. That’s why we recommend it daily.” – Zig Ziglar

It’s the beginning of a new year and we all know what that means. Yes, you need to switch out your calendar and try not to mess up when you’re writing dates. It also means that a whole bunch of people have made a resolution – a goal to achieve during the year.

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Three Whys (and One What) of Summer

“Here comes the sun. Do-do-do-do.” – The Beatles

For many students, school is almost out for the summer season. Then come three months of sleeping in, camping out or learning to do the Lindy hop. (Okay, maybe that last one is just me – and I use the word ‘learn’ with super flexibility).

As you enter the hot expanse of barbecues, vacations and fireworks, here a couple of cool things to know:

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Honoring moms as unique as we are

MOM 3There are lots of ways to let Mom know we love her: brunches of tiny sandwiches, bouquets of dandelions, homemade cards, pictures of totally random cats doing totally random things. Family traditions are varied, just like families themselves. Some families have more than one mom or none at all. They may be stepmothers, foster mothers, adoptive or surrogate mothers — or even a grandmother or an aunt.

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