Aquaphobia, the fear of deep water or turbidity waters. My aquaphobia is related to Oceans, Lakes & Waterslide parks which covers just about every nature scene to be had. My phobia is debilitating or should I say needed accommodations are in order. Recently, I took my mom and sister to Galveston Bay, Texas. I was… Read More Are you Aquaphobic? Me, too!
One is right brained, left brained, or mixed brain. Right dominated brain individuals are artists or musicians. They try to create using their five senses. Left dominated brain individuals are scientist or mathematicians. They try to see patterns in art that makes sense to them. Mixed brain doesn’t really exist except in theory that the brain… Read More Are you a right or a left brain personality
How we view ourselves influences our success or failures as individuals. … Read More Love, respect, and approval are our basic needs, too.
Consistency, persistence, and consequences are key factors in parenting skills. Consistency is doing the same task repeatedly the same way with predictable outcomes. For example Task- morning chores; making the bed, putting away night clothes in laundry basket, washing up and eat breakfast. Consistency says that these three things must occur everyday. The reward is… Read More Consistency, persistence, and consequences are key factors in parenting skills
1970, the house was old and withered with metal can ring covering the knotted pine boards, and the rain would beat down in an angry cadence upon the rusted tin roof. An outhouse long unused sat off to the side a haven for snakes, spiders and other wildlife that ventured within. The mountain protected and… Read More Maw-paw’s House
I started a new career path today, branching off my teaching career. It will be an interesting job helping children 5-18 years old learn new coping skills for behavior management and consequently teaching their parent(s) how to recognize and respond appropriately to triggers. I will be doing a lot of homework until I have a… Read More Recent Events May 2018
Black Bird! Black Bird! what’cha doing sitting on the ground eating hamburgers, hotdogs, and potato rounds? Black Bird! Black Bird! what’cha doing sitting on the ground Drinking raspberry-iced-tea and cola Black Bird! Black Bird! what’cha doing sitting on the ground You have become a Fast-food Junkie! Kat Challis ©2007