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    CL, that reminds me of the first Halloween I was...

    CL, that reminds me of the first Halloween I was in college and had no money for a costume. I traded outfits with a friend. At the party people of course thought she was dressed up but asked me why I...
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    decades week for Spring Break camp

    Next week at spring break camp we are doing decades with costume contests each day. I am now getting really excited. I went to target and goodwill and have a solid start on it all. Monday is 50's and...
  3. Thread: getting $800

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    getting $800

    There was a bond that passed for our school district which gave a bonus to everyone! Thank you voters. So that means I get $800 in my next check. Totally unexpected, and while I live quite close to...
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    I love it all, CL that is exactly it. Telling...

    I love it all, CL that is exactly it. Telling kids they need to respect adults without making it a group norm that everyone follows is going to backfire and feel like lecturing. I used respect in...
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    I appreciate this conversation. I am glad it...

    I appreciate this conversation. I am glad it relates to more than education also.

    CL I think that the way you are using respect is more like the way I am comfortable with. I would talk about how...
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    for those in education

    I have been thinking a lot as I get ready for spring break with my colleague and then plan summer. I need to change the dynamic on our team. And that has me reflecting on my style of things like...
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    I use my very nice iron for sewing. The last...

    I use my very nice iron for sewing. The last button down shirt I got was one that doesn't need ironing, and other clothing I can hang up quickly and avoid wrinkles. But nothing turns out right when...
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    I washed the fabric and cut out the fabric for...

    I washed the fabric and cut out the fabric for the ties. One drop cloth will cover one window (50 in wide by 30 in high). Definitely iron while damp!! That was a bear to get ironed, it came out of...
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    Oh dear, the generational divide has been broken!...

    Oh dear, the generational divide has been broken! Honestly though my mom (she is 76) would visit and want to wash my bedding and make my bed. I wasn't going to argue. However she could NOT make the...
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    simple curtains with drop cloths!

    I am working on a project to make curtains for the retreat center the Buddhist teachers in Boulder bought not too long ago. I went on retreat there last summer and it was amazing. The building needs...
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    Yes Catherine, I am thoroughly enjoying the...

    Yes Catherine, I am thoroughly enjoying the hijack, although I still want to know opinions on millennials ruining the world by not using top sheets.



    I raised millennials and I am a Gen X,...
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    Well i dont have much to say, our house in...

    Well i dont have much to say, our house in Oakland CA was small like you are talking about. The Michigan home was 4 bedrooms, a family room and eat in kitchen, plus a formal living room and formal...
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    people houses were smaller, but I am not sure...

    people houses were smaller, but I am not sure when we are talking about. Here is the home I spent 8 years growing up in

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    I talked to my friend in LA who is a couple years...

    I talked to my friend in LA who is a couple years older. She has 4 grown kids and I have 3 and we are both in the Buddhist world. It was really good to have that connection time, made all the left...
  15. With all the migration into Colorado I can tell a...

    With all the migration into Colorado I can tell a BIG difference on the trails. There are so many hikers, the places I have been going for years are packed. However not many know the basics of...
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    I called my friend who is also the board...

    I called my friend who is also the board president and I feel much better. I did all the ones I had reasonable information for. The rest is just going to have to be okay. I also talked to her about...
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    I did hear that the BMI system was never meant to...

    I did hear that the BMI system was never meant to be used like it has been.

    According to the BMI charts and waist to hip ratio charts I am overweight and at risk of something bad. Meanwhile I...
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    Hmm, maybe they won't be? That is a point. ...

    Hmm, maybe they won't be? That is a point.

    The left out feeling is a big one, I have had it come up in several personal ways the last 2 years. The media focus on generations is just getting to me...
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    I think it will take a large cultural or at least...

    I think it will take a large cultural or at least group shift for most of us. It is great to be so independent that we do not attach value to the number, but being accepted or valued as we are is a...
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    Left out, yes. There is SO MUCH media it seems...

    Left out, yes. There is SO MUCH media it seems about the boomer and millennial generations. I don't even watch news or TV or get magazines and I think it is a lot. It is working out to about once a...
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    Yes rosa, there are some larger factors of course...

    Yes rosa, there are some larger factors of course but most people are unique. I just recall being very upset about being called slackers and told we were ruining the american dream when our incomes...
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    Yesterday we had a full day program and we...

    Yesterday we had a full day program and we scheduled him for a 30 minute, off the premises, break. He did not come back smelling like smoke. I will follow up saying that he cannot come in smelling...
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    Volunteering and the impossible task

    I think some people know what the 'impossible task' is, that thing you are stuck on that is just not getting done and you can't totally explain why. For me it is the last donor letters for the...
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    My kids are the millennials who are basically...

    My kids are the millennials who are basically making it but not very easily. There is not a choice between homes and travel because they can't afford either of them, but they are very good...
  25. We have a LOT of geese here in the city parks....

    We have a LOT of geese here in the city parks. When there are a lot crossing the street then it stops traffic. I don't see people chasing them or letting the dogs chase them, but I also think we have...
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