Put in the work... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=igJrK4E3Dtc be legendary.
At least three times a week, I get a Fscebook message from my about my cat. He loves her. He always wants to know her whereabouts and what is happening in her life, we chat for a minute, then he reminds me that he loves me (and the cat) and misses me and signs … Continue reading Motivational Monday: Simply Genuine
Dolly Parton has written so many amazing songs. What's better, she gives groups like Red Molly, an all-women group if fantastic musicians, free reign when covering her music. Check it out: Wasn't that lovely? What's awesome about a band or artist covering the work of another is the fresh, new take on something while … Continue reading Motivational Monday: Cover Me
So, I really dug this quote and looked this fellow up. I mean, this can't be Clock Kid, right? Same name, sure, but he's 14. No way something this deep came out of his mouth. Boy was I wrong... This is that Ahmed Mohamed. This is the brilliant kid who, because of failure on the … Continue reading Motivational Monday: Innovation
Some time ago, I made this for a self portrait project: It may be a "love song," but to me it has always been about more than just romantic love. In this season of love, joy, and belonging, take a minute to block out the hate. Find someone who needs your love and love them. Find … Continue reading Motivational Monday: You Just May Be the One
It's that time... the semester is winding down, end of year reports are due, and camps are locked down, ready for winter weather. Summer staff applications are due, and those of us who read them have out stacks neatly laid out. If you are one of the folks who are wondering what is in store, … Continue reading Motivational Monday: Begin the Journey
https://youtu.be/1Evwgu369Jw When this video hit the internet, I was like, "Yes. Exactly. This is what I try to teach in staff training, but she says it so simply. She makes it make sense." In light of the recent events worldwide and the echoes of the fear-based politicking of WWII, we MUST remember to have empathy. … Continue reading Motivational Monday: Brene Brown on Empathy