Summer Affirmations

Every Wednesday, I’ll post about multiple intelligences so we can better understand children and why they do what they do. — Let’s affirm children this summer. We can use our observational skills

I think it’s SMART to be …

Rather than posting about being intelligent in different ways, as I normally do on Wednesdays, what if I wrote about just being smart? Yes, I think I will. Imagine how

Finding Our Purpose Helps Us To Embrace Life and Truly Live

Purpose is purposeful. When we know why we’re alive, we’re more apt to live. Really live. Embrace life. Take it seriously. Step up to the plate. Knock it out of the park. (Okay, I couldn’t resist. Spring training has begun!!!!)

Back to the point…

Purpose is the fourth core need:

Being Thoughtful Increases “Belonging”

After loading the back of the mini SUV with our four suitcases and two briefcases, I opened my car door and sat down next to Sheila. Linda joined us in the back seat. Sheila pointed and stated, “Kathy, you’ll love that seat.”

I probably responded with a quizzical look because I couldn’t imagine what the big deal was. The seat looked like many others. It was instantly comfortable and offered plenty of leg room. The angle was comfortable for my back.

Sheila told me to push the first button on the right side of my seat. Curious, and knowing she was sure I’d be pleased, I pushed it.