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My Favorite 5 minutes!

What is your favorite time of the day? Is there something you do every day that just lights you up and makes you feel good inside? Now… let’s get one thing straight. The time I am thinking of IS my favorite time; however, it’s NOT always easy to do, I don’t always WANT to do it, and, well… sometimes it just doesn’t go as you planned. My favorite 5 minutes of every day are… the 5 minutes just ...[Read More]

The problem with ‘Good’

The problem with ‘Good’

“Good job!” “That picture looks good!” “Looking good sweetie!” “You are a good brother!” “You are a good boy!” Sounds ‘good,’ right? I thought so too… until the day when I told my son, “Remember – you are a good student! You are a good friend!” just before sending him off to school.  He looked at me without saying a word, but his eyes told me plenty: “Oh, sure. Don’t worry about the bullies I just ...[Read More]

Dealing with Bullying

Dealing with Bullying

Ok , I have an amazing story that I want to share with you, but it requires some background information.  Last year my family and I took a class entitled “A Mind of Steel” taught by 3Key Elements. It taught our family about something they call, “dot people.” You know those voices you have in your head that argue with you or give you thoughts that bring you down? Those voices that are in you, yet a ...[Read More]