Chapter 5 – Don’t waste time on boys

“Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold. Faith alone defends. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable.”  – Helen Keller Boys are a waste … More Chapter 5 – Don’t waste time on boys

Chapter 3 – Your cool circle of friends will help you get through school

Making friends at St. Mary’s Elementary School was easy. It just came natural to me. I think it helped that I was always a part of the “in” crowd. The “in” crowd in my class throughout my six years at St. Mary’s consisted of five people – my best friend Sharon Miller, Tracy Dawson, Rob … More Chapter 3 – Your cool circle of friends will help you get through school

What do you treasure?

“So you use what you’ve got and you learn to make do. You take the old, you make it new.” — “Jack of All Trades,” Bruce Springsteen                                                                        *** Think of something you own that would be worth $1 at a garage sale, but is priceless to you. For me, that object is an antique … More What do you treasure?