Tag: frustration

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Nothing takes the place of perisistence

(I wrote this post about four years ago.) I want to share with you a quote from Calvin Coolidge, 3oth president of the United States. “Nothing in the world can take the place of Persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more commonplace than unsuccessful men with talent.Genius will not; […]

Christmas trucks/2016

a final look at Christmas

A last look at Christmas today. These are two of the four pairs of pajamas I sewed for my daughter and her family this Christmas. They are taking a ski trip during spring break and I thought my little grandsons would get a kick out of everyone wearing […]

kindness/2016

How to be kinder during the holidays

People just don’t seem as kind as they used to be.   Do you agree? I wonder, did we become less kind before or after the advent of reality shows where people do nothing but scream at each other? It’s like asking which came first, the chicken or […]