Tag Archives: blessings

FMM 7 3 15 Unexpected Blessings

“There is so much good in the worst of us, and so much bad in the best of us, it hardly behooves any of us, to speak ill of the rest of us.” ~ Edward Wallis Hoch.  We are living in some interesting times.  At times of great change and uncertainty, some of us get […]

FMM 8 22 14 Kicking and Screaming

“For after all, the best thing one can do when it is raining is let it rain.” ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.   Being a teacher means you have to be an unself-conscious performer.  A big part of the job is holding the attention of the class, and to do that you have to be an entertainer.  […]

FMM 11 8 13 Point of View

“What we see depends mainly on what we look for.”  ~ John Lubbock. Have you ever wondered what makes some people able to be happy all the time, despite having to deal with significant challenges?  I have often been in awe of those who are able to see the bright side, no matter what life throws […]

FMM 8 16 13 ‘My cup it overflows’

‘I cried that I had no shoes til I met a man who had no feet’~Mahatma Gandhi By Tuesday of this week I had already convinced myself I was exhausted.  I worked a twelve hour shift with students at a clinical site on Monday, taught all day Tuesday – life was indeed hard.  In fact […]