Tag Archives: Humor

Hang in there….not stopping now… humorous “pocket cards” supporting patience and persistence

~ A few years ago, I made some silly “hang in there” cards for kids in my classroom…. to encourage them to just keep going… to persist, even when things seem difficult….. to keep using calm, steady effort in each … Continue reading

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Away we go…. keeping calm and carrying on….

~ ~ ~ I’ll  be leaving Sunday morning for several weeks of vacation…up into the sky and then “on the road, again”……traveling around southwest Ireland. For much of the time we’ll be on a small tour with a few other … Continue reading

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???… “Setting senior slumpers on a straight path” …???

A headline from the Saturday Contra Costa Times newspaper… ??? what are they talking about ???? ??? what ??? ~ ~ ~ ~ Well….. who are those “seniors” ….???? ~ And “slumpers” ….??? what is a “slumper” …??? uh oh? … Continue reading

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“A Starbuck Moment”…. yumm….Starbuck found a Trader Joe’s special on ice cream sandwiches

~ after many months  absence… another “Starbuck Moment” ~ ~ Starbuck, the cat, checking the Trader Joe’s ads for yummy treats, and she found… yummm…ice cream sandwiches! ~ Sorry Starbuck… you’ve heard of Seinfeld’s Soup Nazi “no soup for you” … Continue reading

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Uh oh…. “my get up and go…got up and went”

Uh oh…. I wonder what happened to my “let’s take care of this” energy??? it seems to have… …left….gone…missing… Oh no….it can’t leave me now! I have lots that could be taken care of…. lots…and lots…and lots and here I … Continue reading

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Hang in there….not stopping now… humorous “pocket cards” supporting patience and persistence

A few years ago, I made lots of silly “hang in there” cards for kids in my classroom…. to encourage them to just keep going… to persist, even when things seem difficult….. to keep using calm, steady effort in each … Continue reading

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A whole lot of kitty love…or a whole lot of kitty grooming

Have you ever been the giver….or receiver…. of an excess of activated “mothering” energy? That urge to take care of too much? To get involved too many times? To go past the limits of what another person might be in … Continue reading

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