I believe that discipline is an integral part of a child’s happiness and well-being. I believe that it is important to set clear boundaries and consequences and to be consistent with them. Continue reading Discipline, Love, and Communication.
Many people focus on having friends, but I think we should focus on being a friend. To me, the key that unlocks the door to true friendship is commitment. Continue reading Friends
Sometimes we take ourselves for granted, never thinking of the consequences of not looking after ourselves. Continue reading A Wake Up Call.
If you have been thinking about having cataracts removed, and you are worried about the procedure, don’t hesitate. It is painless and well worth the time it takes to recover. Continue reading The Eyes Have It
Another year has passed, and my birthday has come around again. This year I turned 83. As I looked back on the past year, I am pleased to say that it has been an exciting year for both my family and me. I was able to accomplish things that I wanted to do. I had one of my stories accepted and published in a book. … Continue reading Just give it a go
Many people have been written their own version of the Three C’s. Three words that make a difference in their career, their relationships, their happiness. For me, I also have Three C’s have impacted my life. Continue reading Chances, Choices and Changes
We all need someone to brighten our day, even if it is only a casual meeting in a park, shopping mall, or sitting at a poker machine. It takes no time at all to say hello, but you never know when it could make someone’s day. Continue reading Playing for a Conversation
The other week I came across a drawing that my grandson had done about twenty five years ago. It was a portrait of me, with curly hair and a pleasant face with fine wriggly lines. Continue reading ‘Crinkles’
It is so easy to procrastinate about keeping a healthy body. I would promise my family and myself that I would start to do some exercise, then I would tell myself I’ll start tomorrow. Continue reading Don’t let it creep up on you
As we stood in line waiting our turn to kiss the Blarney Stone, I wondered if I really wanted to do it. I also thought about the ‘millions’ of lips that had kissed the stone and wondered just how hygienic it really was. Continue reading The Gift of Eloquence