Monthly Archives: June 2012

Maroon 5 Disappointment

Well that was disappointing . . . my daughter has been looking forward to the Maroon 5 concert on The Today Show for the past week. I got her up in time (a little after 8am) to be fully awake to watch. The concert started about 8:40am and we watched together as Adam Levine sang…
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Do Rewards Encourage Sense of Entitlement?

I had a conversation this week with a friend and it set me onto a pondering path (I seem to be pondering a lot these days).We were having a conversation about the youth volunteering with Vacation Bible School, for which the church was very grateful (in fact I am quite sure the five night program…
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Dog-sitting and Shoes

http://www.shoeshow.com/Fergalicious-Suzie-P18919C6.aspx?imgbase=752837I was driving to work yesterday and my mind was wandering (that's not as dangerous as it sounds) when I had an "aha" moment. I had spent the previous afternoon shopping with my daughter (she's 12 going on 16), which had turned out to be quite pleasant (anyone who has ever shopped with a preteen…
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Quietly Secure

It is one of my favorite times of day. Early morning, kids are asleep, husband gone to work early, cup of coffee at my side, dog laying quietly close at hand. I feel peaceful.I have checked my email, sent off a question about VBS, played some Angry Birds, and am looking out the deck doors…
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