Our Kids Are “Dying on the Vine”, Even in the South

I have spoken out about this before, but it seems it needs to be “re-visited.” Our kids’ brains are going to “mush” with all the lack of opportunity for real imagination and creativity time. Most people I know have kids that not only have school activities, but multiple after school activities. When do kids get … Continue reading Our Kids Are “Dying on the Vine”, Even in the South

Jealousy/Envy/Sloth

Jealousy – Dictionary.com – “feeling resentment against someone because of that person’s rivalry, success, or advantage”, “feeling resentment because of another’s success, advantage, etc.”, “characterized by or proceeding from suspicious fears or envious resentment.” Envy – Dictionary.com –” a feeling of discontented or resentful longing aroused by someone else’s possessions, qualities or luck.” Sloth – … Continue reading Jealousy/Envy/Sloth

What Happened to Thank You Cards? (This does not mean text messages or emails, genuine paper cards, people)

When I was growing up in Georgia, we sent thank you cards and notes for just about anything and everything that you can think of to send one. It did not matter if the gift was small or large. It could be a toy, a pie or a covered dish, but a thank you card … Continue reading What Happened to Thank You Cards? (This does not mean text messages or emails, genuine paper cards, people)