It’s easier to maintain my reading life in the summer. Scorching Texas days provide excuses to lie under the ceiling fan and read all afternoon. Occasionally, I stay up all night binge reading—burning through epic historicals or fantasies in one sitting. I travel quite a bit during the summer, and books keep me company. […] via [...]
Are you an urban commuter in New York state? Do you use the subway? Would free eBooks while riding the subway interest you? This idea is pure genius!! Its provided by NYC public libraries, New York State, MTA, and Transit Wireless. Read the New York Times article for all the details below: Underground Reading Check [...]
When my father was ill twenty years ago...he decided to write his autobiography. He knew he was terminally ill and he had to quickly get down his thoughts. Family members worked with him to get this very important project done before he passed away. We, my brothers and sisters all received a hardcover autobiography book [...]
We have two daughters, and when they were young, I had a brief period as a "stay at home" mom. We spent a lot of quality time together going to the library, visiting friends and family, dance lessons, the zoo and museums. In the summers, we would go to the pool or beach, swim lessons, [...]
So many people in this world are struggling with what to do with their lives.
An existential struggle that did not exist 100 years ago when jobs were more clearly defined.
What if our only life purpose was to be kind?
What if every decision we made was guided by this shared life purpose?
How would you change? How would the world change?
Life purpose is a way of living and giving.
It does not require a title or a corner office.
Life purpose is a way of being in this world.
Today be kind. 💙
Amidst the technology integration, the maker spaces and genius bars, it is the people and the relationships they build that will keep libraries a relevant fixture of our schools Source: The Library's Most PRICELESS Resource
There are so many different options today for singles to meet a potential significant other. Meeting someone can happen at an event or someplace you go, friends can set you up on a blind date and there are various online dating sites. Back "in the day" before the internet, before Match.com and the other dating [...]
Balancing One's Life... We start out with hopes & dreams that translate into family, careers and responsibilities. As Life happens, ambition replaces idealistic hopes and with families to support we end up finding our life is out of balance. Out of balance is a shift in the status quo...working long hours to the point that [...]
I had one of those experiences last night that’s going to stick with me for a long time. Sunday night. 7:30pm. And I was going to a church I had never been to. I moseyed in the back and found… Source: Lessons from a 93 Year Old
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