Four (and a Bonus) Tips to Master the Morning Routine

  The morning routine can look very different depending on who you talk to.  Sometimes it can look harried and scattered, while sometimes it can be peaceful and serene.  Regardless of what each person’s morning routine looks like, one thing can probably be agreed upon: how our days begin can really set the tone for the rest of our waking hours.     I don’t know if I ever considered myself a “morning person” but somewhere along the line, I realized that if I do certain things in...

Savor the Good! You Made It!

Before heading out on vacation, shutting out all memories of the past school year, and moving forward to the next phase of the calendar, take some time to savor the good of what this last school year brought.   It’s always easier to focus on the things that didn’t go our way and the items we let slip through the cracks.  However by only illuminating those things, we do ourselves a huge disservice.  We are often our biggest critics and others may not know that we need...