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Deborah Howell’s No-Stress Quote of the Day

A word on Discipline…from Way back in the day!    “Do not train a child to learn by force or harshness; but direct them to it by what amuses their minds, so that you may be [...]

8 hours ago

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Lovely Lost Words from Webster’s Dictionary

If you’re like me, you love the written word. So here are a few that fell through the cracks but are still music to my ears. If you don’t enjoy these, I’ll be a fopdoodle! [...]

10 hours ago

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Deborah Howell’s No-Stress Quote of the Day

Success…    “The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire; the size of your dream; and how you handle disappointment along the way.”― Robert Kiyosaki

10/17/2014

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Deborah Howell’s No-Stress Quote of the Day

Today’s quote comes from one of my favorite authors….here’s one of her insights.   “Envy, after all, comes from wanting something that isn’t yours. But grief comes from losing something you’ve already had.” –  Jodi [...]

10/16/2014

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Eat Your Pumpkin Spice Latte!

Not kidding. Now you can have your pumpkin spice latte and eat it, too. The genius Amy Erickson of “Oh, Bite It” came up with a fabulous way to love your latte a LOT, eh? [...]

10/15/2014

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Deborah Howell’s No-Stress Quote of the Day

A word about Blame…    “All blame is a waste of time. No matter how much fault you find with another, and regardless of how much you blame him, it will not change you. The only [...]

10/13/2014

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I Want This: Hovercar Designed By A Young Woman

This is truly spectacular–watch as the parents of a young woman ride in her spectacular invention:  A car that hovers over the earth, using minerals in the earth as its source of  “power.”  No wonder [...]

10/13/2014

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Will Comedy Clubs Start Charging You Per Laugh?

CNBC is reporting that a comedy club in Barcelona is now using facial recognition technology to charge audience members by the laugh. The comedy club, Teatreneu, partnered with the advertising firm The Cyranos McCann to install the new technology after [...]

10/10/2014

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Tonsillitis Ain’t Just For Kids Anymore

Greetings from PajamaLand.   Where I’ve been for the last several days. Doc says it’s “severe pharyngitis and tonsillitis.”  I call it pajama jail. Believe me from the heart when I tell you I would be [...]

10/08/2014

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Let’s Stomp Out Bullying For Good!

Imagine a world without bullies. How lovely it would be!  Well, October is National Bullying Prevention Month, and all over the Southland, students are taking the anti-bullying pledge. “I will be respectful and kind to [...]

10/03/2014

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