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Don't Quit

I remember reciting this poem quite a few times in 3rd grade, it was possibly everyday we would recite this. But now-a-days, it’s so easy for me to allow my circumstances and emotions to dictate my actions. 18 more words

BOOK REVIEW: The Honest Truth by Dan Gemeinhart

Seven Stories Learning and Participation Assistant Jenny Rohde reviews The Honest Truth by Dan Germeinhart (Chicken House, £6.99)

The mountain was calling me. I had to run away. 418 more words


A Plan Comes Together!

When things happen, they sometimes go wrong, but eventually come together it makes me so happy. A plan, that seemed so easy that first went right then went wrong then came together… Yippee! 441 more words

Victory or Defeat?

No doubt you’ve seen the quote, “I’ve never lost, only been a little behind when time ran out”.  I’m all about optimism, but reality is sometimes that’s just not true.   652 more words


Forgive Yourself and Move Forward

Last night, something hit me. And it hit me hard.

I was having a pretty good day yesterday but came home tired.  When I am tired, I usually don’t want to cook but have to because I have a kid to feed.   284 more words

Tackling Teenagers : Your Dog Is Now A Cat

It’s so easy to be a dog owner. You feed it, train it, boss it around. It puts its head on your knee and gazes at you as if you were a Rembrandt painting. 384 more words