I have always been confused about what the word integrity means. I have heard multiple definitions: Honesty Doing the right thing even when no one is watching Sincerity Decency Having strong moral principles Earlier this month I was feeling curious about what other people thought about integrity. Maybe I could learn from them! So, I … Continue reading Integrity
My family and I have kept free-range chickens for the last few years. It has been a very fun adventure! One challenge is keeping the hens from being eaten by predators, so every night we close them up in their coop. Last night I went outside to lock the chickens up for the night. I … Continue reading Where’s Louise?
One word: Ugh. Bullying is not okay. Words hurt. A lot. They come back to haunt us when we are having a bad day. I am going to tell a story. I know a boy named John* who has been bullied for several years by another boy, Dylan*. Dylan would tell John things like: "You … Continue reading Bullying = 😦 😦 😦
Failure is an interesting paradox. Have you ever been doing something, for example, drawing a picture in an art class, and you realize that the person sitting next to you is doing WAY BETTER than you are? Would you crumple your picture and chuck it in the trash as hard as you could? If your … Continue reading Failure