Category Archives: Inspirational Movie Monday

Are You A Validator?

“I can live for two months on a good compliment.“ ~Mark Twain Earlier this week, I was in the Denver airport waiting in line with all the other people to go through Security. I picked a line and as usual … Continue reading

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Be Inspired by Two Inspirational Videos

“Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you.” ~ Walt Whitman “What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.” ~ Jane Goodall We … Continue reading

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Become The Hero Of Your Own Story

“What you are is what you have been. What you’ll be is what you do now.” ~Buddha You are the sum of what you have done up until now in your life…your good deeds, adversity, relationships, education, travel and jobs … Continue reading

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Are You A Validator?

“I can live for two months on a good compliment.“ ~Mark Twain Earlier this week, I was in the Denver airport waiting in line with all the other people to go through Security. I picked a line and as usual … Continue reading

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“I Am” “Happy” (The Movies)

“As a culture, I think we need to redefine what it means to be happy.” ~Tom Shadyac We’re in the process of moving and have been for the past couple of months. Moving has made me look inward, reassess goals … Continue reading

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Travel With Me To The Blue Zones and Live To Be 100!

I’ve been running at top speed the last few weeks…something I normally try not to do. This led to a few sleepless nights. And then I got a cold. I hardly ever get a cold and I didn’t want to … Continue reading

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This Inspirational Movie Can Inspire Random Acts Of Kindness!

“Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.” ~ Plato Do you ever think about teaching kindness? It sounds very simple but sometimes I think we expect our children to be naturally kind but in fact like … Continue reading

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The Gift – An Inspirational Movie Monday

We often go through life without really seeing. Imagine you have a camera and you’re seeing every little thing for the first time. Imagine how beautiful a leaf looks through the lens. Look up close at a piece of granite … Continue reading

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A Visit With Dr. Andrew Weil!

“Smile, breathe and go slowly.” ~ Thich Nhat Hanh Dr. Andrew Weil might change that to “Smile, move, eat, breathe and go slowly.” I was lucky enough to see Dr. Weil speak last weekend! Maybe you don’t know who Dr. … Continue reading

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Our Own TED Talk – Life Is Easy. Why Do We Make It So Hard?

We are planning a trip to Thailand! To aid in our planning, we invited a fellow teacher’s niece and son-in-law over for dinner, Peggy Reents and Jon (pronounced Jo) Jondai. Peggy grew up in Loveland, Colorado. She is now married … Continue reading

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