Start the week with inspiration – Serenity Video Montage

an inspirational and experiential video creating the remembrance of inner Stillness, and deepening awareness of Being

Spring …Handprint tulip craft
This is a wonderful craft for kids who like to get messy

Graphing Greenery
In this lesson, students gather leaves and trace them on graph paper. They then plot coordinates that approximate the shape of the leaves and share those coordinates as “worksheets” for other students to complete. (Grades 6-8)

Friday freebie – “Ten Secrets to Keeping Audience Attention”

Have you grabbed a copy of my free report yet? …”Ten Secrets to Keeping Audience Attention”

… how to keep your audience focussed on you and your message and not on their iphones, laptops or neighbours
… 3 ways to design your presentation so that each person in the audience feels you care especially about them
… how to avoid the panic of realising you are losing your audience
and more!

You can get it here =>

Thought for Thursday – inheritance

What you have inherited from your father, you must earn over again for yourselves, or it will not be yours.

–Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Start the week with … an inspiration … feeling safe

“Security is when everything is settled, when nothing can happen to you; security is the denial of life.”
— Germaine Greer

“There are no guarantees. From the viewpoint of fear, none are strong enough. From the viewpoint of love, none are necessary.”
— Emmanuel

“One thing we can do is make the choice to view the world in a healthy way. We can choose to see the world as safe with only moments of danger rather than seeing the world as dangerous with only moments of safety.”
— Deepak Chopra

Weekend reading – bestseller – a Jack Reacher novel

61 Hours

by Lee Childs

A bus crashes in a savage snowstorm and lands Jack Reacher in the middle of a deadly confrontation. =>

Friday film – Cosby on Parenting

Thought for Thursday – public speaking

Mere words are cheap and plenty enough, but ideas that rouse and set multitudes thinking come as gold from the mines.

A. Owen Penny

Just for fun

How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg?
Four. Calling a tail a leg doesn’t make it a leg.

– Abraham Lincoln