How to Use TREATS AND REWARDS to Reach Your Goals Fast!

Do you remember in elementary school, when the teacher would hand back your graded homework, and how exciting it would be to see a sticker or gold star stuck on the top of the page? The simple treat gave you a jolt of happiness and made you more likely to do well on your next…

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5 Possible Jobs for High School and College Students

Many high school and college students want to earn extra money, and they might be ready to look for jobs. They could help out around the house, gain experience in their chosen field, or earn spending money for themselves. Here are 5 possible jobs for high school or college students who want to learn new…

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Editor’s Notebook 247

The Editor’s Notebook is my place to share the things I’m loving this week and other random links that have caught my eye. Enjoy! What I’m Loving This Week Your Brain on Retail Therapy. A little shopping might turn around your bad mood. A to-do list trick. Once again for the folks in the back,…

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Editor’s Notebook 204

The Editor’s Notebook is my place to share the things I’m loving this week and other random links that have caught my eye. Enjoy! What I’m Loving This Week The Problem With The Cat in the Hat. I always related more to the rule-abiding fish. How to Forgive Someone Who Will Never Say Sorry. Forgiveness…

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Life Editor’s Picks: Back to School 90s Style

It’s been decades since I’ve set foot inside a classroom, but I still get that back-to-school feeling at the end of every summer. There’s a freshness in the air that makes everyone want to fill up new notebooks with goals and plans for the fall. This year I’ll be popular, I just know it! As…

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Life Editor’s Picks: Movie Night With the Girls

Let me take you back to the mid 1990s, when colorful scrunchies and oversized flannel shirts were the epitome of cool. Those fashion items are weirdly back in style now, but I’m far too old to be considered cool ever again. I have fond memories of my middle school years, not because of the classes,…

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7 Reasons Why You Fall Asleep at Your Desk

When I was in college, I had a bad habit of sleeping around. No, I’m not talking about hopping into bed with every guy I met. My husband Chris and I were college sweethearts, and on the spectrum of sex appeal, I was closer to Minnie Mouse than Jessica Rabbit. But I did find myself…

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