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Sight Word- Beginning 2 Read

pin.it/2g5fls6df6vbkl Completely random, but many can benefit from this. As adults , we teach children what words are, mean, and how to spell. Some words can be read by letter sound combinations.... others have to be read simply by "sight" , hence "sight words"! My Kindergarten is learning several this year. As children, learning sight… Continue reading Sight Word- Beginning 2 Read

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Leader vs Royal

Writing for the Your Daily Word Prompt for today:D : imperious Despite his royal status, and the endless riches, despite his physical difficulties, during his reign as a young man, he never grew imperious in character. He was Pharoah; but he behaved as would any male his age. I admire this about him because those… Continue reading Leader vs Royal

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Credit the Source

It's flattering to reference an individual of any talent, as long as credit is rightfully acknowledged. We are all gifted with blessings, and what a world it is to have access to them. Our lives are better, more enriched. It's the respect of due credit that displays thanks and appreciation for the gift. Pixabay Check… Continue reading Credit the Source

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America, The Beautiful by Sean Brown – Inmate Blogger

Everyday we see the effects of what happens when people refuse to take accountability & to Think for themselves. The fear-inducing rhetoric, hatemongering, & blatant presentation of falsehoods used by the politicians & corporate elitists of today have become the modus operandi rather than just the subliminal bully tactics of the past. When a person…… Continue reading America, The Beautiful by Sean Brown – Inmate Blogger

Featured: Español · Social Media

Habla en Español #6

Now, I'm going to move on to some basic sentences. Spanish: Ella es una mujer. English: She is a woman. Spanish: Tú eres un niño. English: You are a boy. Spanish: Comes manzanas. English: You eat apples. Spanish: Tú eres hombre. English: You are a man. Spanish: Usted es una mujer. English: You are a woman. Featured… Continue reading Habla en Español #6

Featured 3: My Life · Life

#bloomwhereyouareplanted

I'm so thankful to live this life, open-hearted to "the possible"... With faith bigger than fear, and my eyes focused on truths. So much could destroy me... Bitter my heart, send me down a dark rabbit hole... I Know that my ONLY limitation is myself... And I'm entirely too curious and stubborn to get in… Continue reading #bloomwhereyouareplanted

mental health · Self Care

Signs & Symptoms

Just as with other illness, prevention is key! To keep a cold away, doctors recommend individuals wash hands, keep hands away from the mouth, cover a sneeze or cough with an elbow or tissue. Occasionally, we miss something though. Before long, someone in the family is feverish, grumpy with no appetite. The symptoms were there,… Continue reading Signs & Symptoms

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Common Mental Disorders

The National Alliance on Mental Health defines a "mental illness" as: a condition that affects a person's thinking, feeling, or mood [https://www.nami.org/Learn-More/Mental-Health-Conditions]. Such illnesses include: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Anxiety Disorders Generalized Anxiety Disorder Social Anxiety Disorder Panic Disorder Phobias A.) Related conditions Depression Substance Use Eating Disorders Trouble sleeping 3. Autism 4. Bipolar Disorder… Continue reading Common Mental Disorders

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Suicide Awareness Month #3

striking facts:▪ Five million Americans have attempted suicide. Every seventeen minutes, one of them succeeds. ▪ Three and a half million Americans are survivors of a loved one’s suicide. Most of them have been left with a sense of guilt and deep grief. ▪ Between 1999 and 2010, the suicide rate in this country rose… Continue reading Suicide Awareness Month #3

Featured 3: My Life · Life · writing

15 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Me🌺

I am a twin. I love rainbows. I'm 5'5" tall. I could live without bacon and the beach. I only drink Pure Leaf and Gold Peak Tea. I was born in the evening. My first pet was a dog. I played the Saxophone and Clarinet in high school. I prefer nights. The only Broadway show… Continue reading 15 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Me🌺

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Day Four

Prompt: What would you include in a truly epic gift basket? Epic? Gift means give to someone. Hmmmm... I would say, then, this depends on to whom it's going. Let's say, for the sake of a blog, I'll note an epic gift baskets to my daughters. Calandra will be 2.5 yrs old at the end… Continue reading Day Four

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Drifting off Tonight

I just wanted to take a minute and say I am so glad I made the decision to begin a blog. As I reconstructed my design, not only did I grow tremendously proud of my dedication, but also, eagerly excited to read that from all of you. I can't believe how much I've learned, simply… Continue reading Drifting off Tonight

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Eco-friendly Non-Plastic Straws

I've heard this phenomenon was in its infancy stage. For a better world, a cleaner environment, and safer place for animals, I'm truly excited about the movement of using alternatives to plastic straws,..... But, will I enjoy my delightful iced mocha coffee or scrumptious strawberry -Banana Smoothie just as much? We shall see 🤷🏼‍♀️ Thankfully,… Continue reading Eco-friendly Non-Plastic Straws

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“Bee” No one but Yourself

Bees really are some cool little dude... And Queen. I didn't realize how much they impact food production. I didn't realize the value of honey, and the work required to make it. This morning, while enjoying my cup of coffee, I did alittle studying. Here's a cute YouTube video about then, and some info graphs.… Continue reading “Bee” No one but Yourself