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Anger – An Ugly Emotion

The other day I was teaching my son how to drive. He was doing great, making his turns well, slowing and stopping at appropriate times and staying in his lane. Then, toward the end of his driving lesson, he got … Continue reading

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Let Your Voice Be Heard – Stop Yelling

“Yelling silences your message. Speak quietly so your children can hear your words instead of just your voice.” ~ LR Knost The quotation above goes for children, as well as adults. When we yell at others, they don’t hear us. … Continue reading

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Catch Them When They’re Good

Most people have a natural tendency to point out the faults in others before pointing out the good. For example, a child broke a dish because they weren’t paying attention, but then they took the time to clean up every … Continue reading

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Important Pieces of Life

Many experiences leading from my childhood to young adulthood still haunt me to this day when I think back on them. I can still feel the fear, sadness and confusion, just as I felt so many years ago when the … Continue reading

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