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How I Help Teens with Time Management

Habit #3: Put First Things First All tasks on your to do list are not created equal(ly). That’s why it is essential for us to prioritize.   Over the years, I have realized that this does not come naturally for most of my students. Most of us (myself included), like to complete the things we…
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Put Down the Twinkies: Snacks for Your Sweet Tooth

Put Down the Twinkies: Snacks for Your Sweet Tooth   Let's talk about healthy snacks that don't leave you feeling guilty and sick to your stomach.                   Fruit Fruit is a low cal option full of vitamins and fiber!                    …
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The Grand Canyon: A Day Trip

The Grand Canyon: A Day Trip After spending 7 years living in Arizona, I finally visited The Grand Canyon. And it was amazing.   The Grand Canyon is massive. I know everyone says that when they talk about the Grand Canyon, but really, the word massive doesn’t do it justice. It makes you feel at…
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Everybody Wins: Habit #4 of Highly Effective Teens

Everybody Wins: Habit #4 of Highly Effective Teens As college acceptance letters begin rolling in, I felt it timely to discuss Steven Covey's Habit #4 of Highly Effective Teens: Think Win-Win. Covey urges us to view life as a lesson in cooperation, not competition. He writes: Most of us learn to base our self-worth on…
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