Moments Matter #1 – Know Your Child’s Friends

© Diane Galvez-Parker

Have you ever gone to bed happy and grateful and then wake up the next morning with the same feeling? You go to sleep with an excitement of the day’s events and then wake up with the same euphoria. This is life’s way of reminding you that happiness matters. People…

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Kyle Robert Garcia Bacon

© Diane Galvez-Parker

Kyle Robert Garcia Bacon and Childhood Cancer Awareness Month are two names that I wish did not have a connection, but they do. September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, which is meant to bring awareness, honor, remembrance, and support to children affected by cancer. So, it’s only natural every year…

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That’s What Friends Are For

Image by Diane Galvez-Parker

The word FRIEND seems to have lost its significance lately. Think about it for a moment. Have you heard people talk about how many friends they have on social media sites? And then there’s the unfriend status when someone is offended, angered (or maybe even jealous). Sometimes people don’t even…

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In The Moment – Wicked

© Diane Galvez-Parker

Take a short break and be In The Moment as you watch this rehearsal video from WICKED the Musical. Then ask yourself: Who has changed my life for good?  Do they know? Did they know? Author’s Note: Wicked is one of my favorite musicals. I have actually lost count of how many times that…

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Weekends

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In order to write this week’s post, I felt the need to use my research skills and find out the formal definition of WEEKEND. Here are some of the definitions that I found: WEEKEND ~ the end of the week; specifically:  the period between the close of one work or…

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In The Moment – True Colors

© Diane Galvez-Parker

Take a short break and be In The Moment as you watch this video. Then ask yourself: How often does this situation happen in my life or in the life of a child that I may know? How can I model the behavior that I expect of others?  Author’s Note: MattyBRaps and the beautiful…

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