If you are a believer of "good" then no matter what your "religion" you believe in being good to others. This is a touchy subject that has been bastardized throughout the ages. Do you be good to all? Good to those that are good? Those that are bad so that they become good? What does … Continue reading Our society needs to go back to basics!
If you grew up prior to the 1990's you were subject to the Dewey Decimal System and learning the sections of the library. In some cases this could be excruciatingly painful when looking items up because to cross check meant pulling out more that one of those long drawers filled with thousands of index cards. … Continue reading Library of Life Lesson
Follow the commandments. It may be hard at times but do it. Love yourself, but put your family FIRST. Be selfless, not selfish Keep your focus on the prize...Family. Love, forgive, repeat! Do something nice randomly to others, this keeps your heart good. Do not lie. Tell the truth, not just not lie but don't … Continue reading Rules for a Happy Life
With all that is going on in the world we need to be mindful of our future, our children. They are watching. Example 1. At a recent field trip with my son we were at the Zoo. The one boy I was chaperoning is a bit of a history buff at 6. He can amazingly … Continue reading Our Future!
I wrote about tolerance in an earlier blog. Gossip is the enemy of that! Gossip comes in many forms; to demean, to enhance the speakers life, to bully, or for any reason of hatred. In today's society we gossip about EVERYONE! From the guy down the street to POTUS! I once had a friendship with … Continue reading Gossip
It has been on my mind lately about the topic of hypocrisy. Most of the media we see swings left and right daily. The best meme this morning was "Let's see Trump reverse all his latest motions and have the democrats swing the other way". (I am in no way defending republican or democratic views!) … Continue reading Hypocrisy or Tolerance?
I have taken hold and I will not let go. That saying is very important to me. I spent the majority of my career with that quote. I taught at an all boys catholic school (Northeast Catholic for Boys) in Philadelphia. It was the GREATEST experience of my life. It took me on a roller … Continue reading Tenui Nec Dimittam
As a Roman Catholic I was taught that a false profit was someone who spoke the word but did the opposite. We were taught in school to "Live the word" and go by the Golden Rule. If you don't know what that is my 6 year old can tell you, he has said it each … Continue reading Beware of False Profits
I honestly love the smell of lemons. I use an essential oil each day. I know it is to get you awake but I even use it at bedtime. I just love the clean scent. That smell of positivity, energy, and freshness make me feel like the world is a wonderful place! Usually when people … Continue reading Lemons: Fresh or Sour?
No matter what happens in life there were always some guarantees: The Sun will always rise What is born will die No matter what you accomplish, or do not accomplish, you will be remembered Things happen Things happen! Sometimes we don't know why, or we don't want them to, or we may really want them … Continue reading The Sun always rises…