Life as I Know it

I am scared. I have spent my life working in education. This spans elementary, middle school, and in college/university. If you follow my blog you will see that I talk about education, psychology, and people in their daily lives. I like talking about spending time with family and friends and getting out in the world.Continue reading “Life as I Know it”

Some Ideas for Changing Your Daily Routine

 It begins with movement Time to get up and start with the good vibes to help motivate your mind, body, and soul!  We are all being challenged by COVID-19 and the rest of the trials and tribulations that we are meeting daily. It is very important to find your daily routines.  Physical movement is important. WhetherContinue reading “Some Ideas for Changing Your Daily Routine”

It’s the End of the World as We Know It (and I Feel Fine)

REM made us aware of this catchy song in 1987. Thirty-three years later this song is not quite as fun as it was. Sadly, this fun song suddenly feels like a dirge. It is still the same song, but the meaning has changed. Look, I’m not trying to ruin the song for anyone, but itContinue reading “It’s the End of the World as We Know It (and I Feel Fine)”

Three Concrete Steps for Finding Your Way

Having Trouble Getting Started? So Am I — Here are some ideas… Carlos Lossada Jul 16, 2018 · 3 min read (originally published on Medium for JRNI) I have been waiting for something to happen workwise and it hasn’t. I have been feeling lost. In these situations, we often stop doing the things that have been so usefulContinue reading “Three Concrete Steps for Finding Your Way”

Don’t Forget About You

Unleashing Positive Momentum I originally called this piece, “At Least I Have Me”. I started off in a sarcastic voice and was focusing on the negative. I say this because it often starts that way. We feel down, and it is so easy to go down the massive drop like on a rollercoaster except thatContinue reading “Don’t Forget About You”

You Must Create Your Own Opportunities

Take a chance on yourself What goes around comes around. How many times have you heard this? It is inevitable, or so it would seem. I do believe that things do come around in life, but it doesn’t always look the same. So many times, we are hoping for that opportunity that we missed orContinue reading “You Must Create Your Own Opportunities”