Make Your Bed, Change the World (Quote of the Day — January 3)

"If you can't do the little things right, you'll never be able to do the big things right. And, if by chance you have a miserable day, you'll come home to a bed that is made--that you made! And a made bed gives you encouragement that tomorrow will be better. So, if you want to … Continue reading Make Your Bed, Change the World (Quote of the Day — January 3)

How Many Times (Quote of the Day — January 2)

"How many times do we pay for one mistake? The answer is thousands of times. The human is the only animal on earth that pays a thousand times for the same mistake. The rest of the animals pay once for each mistake they make. But not us. We have a powerful memory. We make a … Continue reading How Many Times (Quote of the Day — January 2)

Why are we so afraid of tears? (Quote of the Day – May 13)

I love Mr. Rodgers! I remember watching Mr. Rodgers Neighborhood when I was a little kid. I was enchanted by everything about that show--the trolley, the Neighborhood of Make Believe, the arts & crafts, the little science experiments. . .I was even a fan of his shoes! (I have a pair now...shhh!!) What I didn't … Continue reading Why are we so afraid of tears? (Quote of the Day – May 13)

Laugh it up (Quote of the Day – April 15)

God, we're all so SERIOUS these days! Why? I think a big part of the reason our world is so messed up is because we've lost our ability to laugh at ourselves. We've lost the ability to laugh at anything, really. I think that's regrettable. Lately I've tried to laugh as much as possible. I … Continue reading Laugh it up (Quote of the Day – April 15)

Where there is faith, I’ll figure out a way to doubt (Quote of the Day – February 22)

I'm not sure when exactly it was that I started being a doubtful person, but I know I was pretty young. I've never really had much confidence in my abilities or my talents. I need constant reassurance that I'm doing a good job. I set ridiculous benchmarks for myself to make sure that I'm still … Continue reading Where there is faith, I’ll figure out a way to doubt (Quote of the Day – February 22)