A collection of what’s winged its way across my path and got me thinking, grinning and gearing up. In honor of Thanksgiving, this week’s roundup is all about gratitude.
The 12 Things I’m Most Thankful For As a Mother by Darcy R. Shapiro: Wine, Google, good friends, good bras? Totally.
The Science of Happiness – A Gratitude Experiment by SoulPancake: This is so cool! Watch as people’s happiness increase when they get a chance to express their gratitude to an important person in their life. Continue reading “Flutterby 9 – The Gratitude Edition”
A collection of what’s winged its way across my path and got me thinking, grinning and gearing up.
Bruce Springsteen’s Reading List: 28 Favorite Books That Shaped His Mind and Music: I am a huge fan of The Boss so I loved this list of his favorite books and felt a particular thrill at seeing that we both hold dear a few titles in common like Love in the Time of Cholera and Leaves of Grass.
Why We’re Saying No to Extra-Curriculars by Lauren Knight: I’ve been the anti-extra-curricular mom for years, limiting my big girls to one or two activities at a time. This year, the 12-year-old crossed over into the world of after-school everything: soccer, voice lessons, tennis, bat mitzvah classes. This is a great reminder of the benefits of giving our kids unstructured time. Continue reading “Flutterby 6”