The Littles

The 5 Greatest Lessons I Learned from my Clarinet

My music teachers taught me so much more than do, re, mi, fa, so, la, ti, do. I wonder how many lives they have touched and changed for the better through out their careers. Many more than I’m sure they ever imagined. I played clarinet through middle school, high school, and part of college, at… Continue reading The 5 Greatest Lessons I Learned from my Clarinet

Whole Health

Finding Motivation when I’m Not a Runner: Quarter 1 Update

Ok, I’m getting a workout in before I even sit down to start writing. Be right back…<twenty minutes later>…Whoosh! That felt amazing. Not a jog and nothing extreme, just squeezed in a little Piyo at home. I am not a fitness buff, but my health is important to me. And I already feel taller and… Continue reading Finding Motivation when I’m Not a Runner: Quarter 1 Update

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A Sincere Evaluation of how I Spend my Time

Creating my own Happiness: A Reflection upon my Priorities I’ve noticed that I am so often waiting to be happy. Waiting for life to be easier, less chaotic, or to have fewer demands on my time. But I know if I am going to insist on waiting for these things to be happy, I will… Continue reading A Sincere Evaluation of how I Spend my Time

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A Few of my Favorite Things: My Petite Joys

I have been struggling a bit lately with my attitude. There have been many days when I have felt too short tempered. Too many days when I feel too impatient with those that are dearest to me. Too many days when I just don’t want to do anything. I so easily get caught in the mindset… Continue reading A Few of my Favorite Things: My Petite Joys