Category: Education

  • Diabetic Learning Journal

    Diabetic Learning Journal

    You just found out you have diabetes or are a long term diabetic who has gone to training but really does not understand everything, especially about diet and how to control the ups and downs of your blood sugar this journal is for you. It just has the basics to give you a chance to […]

  • Miss J’s positive 1st grade class.

    Miss J’s positive 1st grade class.

    Nice thank you notes from the class. They made us laugh and smile and all we did was to help with their library. Thank you to those who were able to participate. As a thank you back, here is a short story to share. HOLLY AND HOWIES’S FRIENDSHIP For several days I watched two little […]

  • Right and Wrong boards. What an opportunity.

    Thinking about things like the above is something we all need to do, especially considering the status our world as a whole tonight. So here are my thoughts, read them or not, it OK with me. I just need to say what is on my mind. We are so lucky to live where we do, […]

  • Decision making! What a trip.’

    Decision making!  What a trip.’

    Decisions, decisions, isn’t that what January seems to be all about. The world seems to be following in a spiral and I feel like that is what life is like right now. You are saying to yourself what is the right decision and what is the wrong decision! Sometimes it like the tossing of a […]

  • Stress, Are you stressed or not?

    Stress, Are you stressed or not?

    Updated from 2019 How do you define stress? How do you handle stress in your life? Do you recognize it? Do you consider the following signs of stress: Bitting your nails? Overeating? Unable to sleep? Are you motivated to change. I am an over eater. Not the eat healthy things, good for you types of […]

  • Life in your home!

    Life in your home!

    Written January 2020 Updated 9/14/21    Sometimes poor is a state of mind and other times we just don’t know how to manage our money and lives. How to say no!  We slide from one mess to another instead of taking time to focus on cleaning up one mess, before getting into another one.  Some […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]