My nephew is consistently teaching me. He’s so intelligent and funny and creative, but he’s also six and still learning how to process his emotions. One of the major things he’s taught me is patience. I have to remind myself of his age and even though I may know more than he does, he can […]
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An old classmate of mine (let’s call him Vick, ’cause it rhymes with..) said he’d never compromise in relationships because he’d never get what he wanted 🤔 Huh? Of course since we were in our early 20s and not four year olds at the time, my head went straight to a. he must either be an […]
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How to Apologize Truly Recognize and Acknowledge what you did from the perspective of the offended. Take Responsibility for what you did to the offended with no BUTS and let go of your need to be right or any kind of hostile or defensive attitude. Find and connect with your inner kindness and compassion and […]
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If friends disappoint you over and over, that’s in large part your own fault. Once someone has shown a tendency to be self-centered, you need to recognize that and take care of yourself; people aren’t going to change because you want them to. -Oprah
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As defined in the dictionary: Discipline: the practice of training people to obey rules or a code of behavior, using punishment to correct disobedience. This is probably what you think of when you hear the word discipline. Most often the term discipline is brought up when speaking about raising children, but today, I’m talking about…
Agreed. Practice makes progress.
Please give the original author some love: Discipline — Talking All That Jaz
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Stop expecting you from other people. This quote has been floating around social media for a few weeks now, and I always like it when I see it. I think many of our issues with others would cease to be issues if we allowed them to be who they are. We all have different upbringings, […]
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