About three years ago, my little kids are with a babysitter and I fidget, half naked on the bleachers, waiting for this life guarding course to begin. The blue bathing suit just purchased on Amazon feels a little tight around my 40-year-old flab. Quickly looking around, it is obvious that no one else here has … More We Are Life Guards
Judging from my smile, you would never have guessed that I was burning on the inside but, there were a handful of years in my life when vicious words swirled in my mind and anger took the place of peace. Disappointment, lack of sleep, failure and chaos certainly contributed to this mental/emotional state but years … More God Melted My Anger
I’m tired. Its not because I worked hard. Its because of what I see. The view from a substitute teacher’s desk weigh’s heavy on my heart… “Time for a little class competition. John, will you please put your phone away and try to factor this trinomial?” Teacher walks next to the kid who is checking … More What I See in the Classroom
I recently stumbled upon a book called, The Power of Vulnerability by Brene’ Brown. It seems that everyone else found out about her before me and evidently she is a beautifully strong voice in the public sphere. As I was listening to this “shame researcher” unveil her findings, many connections popped up with things I’ve … More Wash Guilt and Resist Shame
Its date night and you are surfing the web for a nearby restaurant; one has a blog with lots of photos of salads, drinks and steaks. There are even articles about the recent fresh catch of fish and Mediterranean recipes. The other restaurant dons an address and a few yelp reviews. Which are you likely … More Be Nice to Your Customers – Write a Blog
How prevalent are phones in our schools today? How does it impact the classroom experience?
Should SEO be a concern for small businesses in 2019? Do you really need to worry about SEO for your businesses’ blog now? Bags under your eyes and an inbox of 200, you are determined to do things RIGHT. Maybe you will wade through info about long tailed keywords, duplicate content and schema mark-up but … More SEO for Small Businesses in 2019