Author: selectionsfrombarb

  • Resources available to help you in discerning the right education road for your gifted or challenged child.

    Resources available to help you in discerning the right education road for your gifted or challenged child.

    Orginally written 4/26/20 Update 8/22/21 This blog the ABC of special education is #packed full of words and definitions used by social workers, teachers, physicians when working with special needs and gifted children. The blog was written by a woman ( our daughter Susan) who has been a foster parent, is certified as a Special […]

  • Thank you for supporting my blog!

    Thank you for supporting my blog!

    Thank you to each and everyone of you who like selectionsfrombarb.com. Thank you if you are now following my blog! I try to look at your information, blog, website and e-mails. It is really an interesting task and I take seriously those that I am supporting, I often go back to re-read something to make […]

  • World of sharing ideas?

    World of sharing ideas?

    The world of sharing sometimes is not very nice, but sometimes you find sharing is great. A good example is blogging. Just think how amazing bloggers are with sharing their ideas, courses and other thoughts. It is awesome what the internet has to share these days and new ideas are being developed as I am […]

  • Jobs, jobs everywhere. Dress for success!

    Jobs, jobs everywhere.  Dress for success!

    Updated 8/4/21 Success should be a number one priority in any job interview. Otherwise why would you want to go and be interviewed. Looking at my boards on Pinterest, I noticed one outfit that was saved repeatedly. A beautiful, classic, fabulous outfit including accessories. It is a skirt, blazer sweater all coordinated in rich colors […]

  • Blogging and what is working?

    Blogging and what is working?

    Finding your niche!! Finding your niche!! Sounds like the start of a poem, but it isn’t as I am surely not able to compose a poem. Most of my thought processes have been put into finding my niche. Are you having the same thoughts, what should be my niche and where should I go from […]

  • Reading the books I read many years ago.

    Reading the books I read many years ago.

    One of my favorite authors from years ago. On a kindle his books have been fun to re-read.

  • Essential Oils, don’t forget to use them.

    Essential Oils, don’t forget to use them.

    Essential oils can be used neat or put into blends, but you need to understand, which oils are capable of being used as stated above. Neat means the oil can be used alone. Blends are the oils which can be mixed together. When using essential oils always remember less is more. Essential oils can be […]

  • One day at a time! My motto

    One day at a time!    My motto

    Updated from a previous blog on my website. Enjoy each day and event in your life. Each wedding, birth, each birthday, school plays, dance recitals, ball game, volley ball game, soccer and lacrosse game. I know I missed something important, but what I am getting at, treasure those memories! Do a scrap book, let your […]

  • Support! For a diet thought or two!

    Support!  For a diet thought or two!

    Originally written 7/25/2019 Updated 7/15/2021 Diet, oh no not again. However it is something that is very serious for many people. It’s not that you don’t want to lose weight, you do. You know what people, even family, say to your face or behind your back. So it is time to take the bull by […]

  • Blogging!

    Blogging!

    Blogging remains such an interesting avenue of expression! One day you are full of ideas to write about and the next day you think, my brain is not functioning at all. It has taken a vacation. The wonderful thing about blogging is you can keep creating and learning at the same time. Suggestions for you […]