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5 Life Lessons I Learned From College

As the college commencement season is in full swing, and I receive invitations and graduation announcements, I started reflecting on my own college experience, what that big day meant to me, and wheth…

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3 Tips for a Happy Graduation

Whether it's an elementary school promotion, or a high school or college graduation - it is a major life milestone - for both parent and student. Whenever we find ourselves in these moments we often e…

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An Eco-Wish For Graduates

My son graduated college last weekend. Sitting in the audience among a newly-minted sea of graduates and their families, I listened to speaker after speaker impart pearls of wisdom to the graduates. T…

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Graduation: Letting Go, Moving On

There is a good reason they call these ceremonies ‘commencement exercises’. Graduation is not the end, it’s the beginning. -Orrin Hatch I attended my son’s high school graduation tonight and listen…

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Confronting the Poverty of Satisfaction

I'm home sick with the flu and the thought of writing a cohesive piece is beyond what my foggy mind can comprehend right now.  So rather than skipping this week, I figured I'd pass along part of a spe…

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What a sweet friendship. It shows us that real friendship does not look at size, color or species.

so true....keeping it all together....