Category Archives: parental example

My Advice to Younger Generations

Parental example is a powerful teaching tool.  Passing down our wisdom to future generations is a time-honored tradition.  My Dad asked us questions and taught us how to think ahead, to problem solve, and to work hard.  Our mother taught … Continue reading

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Do Your Best!

The poet Ovid wrote, “Nothing is stronger than habit.” My parents believed strongly in forming good habits early in life. Parental example is a powerful teaching tool.  I was reminded of this when I read a newsletter from one of … Continue reading

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