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Wertfrei Wednesday: Sunshine and Happiness

Have you ever met people who have a perpetual scowl on their faces? Or those who only see the negative side of anything? You know how exhausting they can be, their one-sided view of life taints everything around you. 189 more words

Brick Oneil

Look for the Good

Independent Learning Project


I am learning a wealth of knowledge, as I continue my independent learning project, which focuses on helping students believe they are learners. 583 more words

Abraham Lincoln

Watch Pollyanna (1960) Movie

Watch Pollyanna (1960) Movie Run time: 134 min Rating: 7.3 Genres: Drama | Family Director: David Swift Writers: Eleanor H. Porter, David Swift Stars: Jane Wyman, Hayley Mills, Richard Egan Trivia: A young girl comes to an embittered town and confronts its attitude with her determination to… 9 more words

Beth and Chrissi Do Kid-Lit 2015 - FEBRUARY READ - Pollyanna by Eleanor H. Porter

What’s it all about?:

A miraculous story about the power of optimism.

When an orphaned Pollyanna moves in with her maiden aunt, she transforms the lives of everyone she meets with her optimism. 608 more words

Book Reviews

Beth and Chrissi Do Kid Lit- Pollyanna

How did I get it?:
I bought it!


When orphaned 11-year-old Pollyanna comes to live with austere and wealthy Aunt Polly, her philosophy of gladness brings happiness to her aunt and other members of the community, somewhat to their surprise. 276 more words

Book Reviews

Oh, The Places You'll Go!

The thing about positivity is that it’s relatively easy to focus your thoughts and feelings on appreciation, gratitude and joy when life is flowing smoothly. But when you hit a bump in the road, or you get forced to take the wiggly, winding… 490 more words

Bet Your Bottom Dollar That Tomorrow

By Tardsie

Through no fault of my own, my brain is hardwired for optimism. I’ve been this way as long as I can remember. I tend to believe that things in my life will generally play out favorably, and that bad situations will soon be resolved. 216 more words