Overcoming Weakness

By the time he was 11 years old, Stephen J. Cannell was convinced that he was a loser.  he had to repeat three grades.  he was dyslexic and had trouble reading, writing and doing math.  Yet, he held onto his dream of writing for a living and later received a journalism degree. With his wife's encouragement, he began to…

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Geography Pop Quiz

See how well you do with some of these geography terms and figures. (Meanders or Switch-backs) are the curves of a river? There are (15 or 24) times zones in the world. The top layer of the Earth is called the (upper Mantle or lithosphere). Look for answers in a future post. April newsletter, page 4

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Good Ole Days

"Good Ole Days" will be available May 1st and 2nd. Take a stroll through the woods and discover the many critters of the forest. Children love to play in this realistic and beautiful forest. Capture the moments of the good ole days. To see our gallery click here:  http://www.pricelessmomentsbymelia.com/index_026.htm

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Want to Make New Friends?

Mayo Clinic researchers say building friendships and creating thriving social circles is a key component of good health, even in adult life.  In the clinic's HealthQuest newsletter, doctors recommend eight ways for adults to meet new friends: 1.  Take your pet for walks and make conversations with folk who stop to chat. 2.  Join a hobby group. 3.  Become…

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Little Golfer

Our Little Golfer Children's set will be available during April 17 and 18th. This striking work of photographic art will add interest and draw approving nods from both amateurs and pros alike, when appropriately displayed in your home, office or club. Call for your "tee time" today and bring your child to a course where everyone wins! Every child…

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“A Cottage Garden”

Here are a couple more portraits of Beautiful Madison in our Spring Scene.  There are only a couple appointments left that are available.  Contact us today.  888-752-2742

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Happy Birthday Peace Corps

  On the Presidential campaign trail of 1960, then Senator John F. Kennedy stopped in Ann Arbor, Michigan, at 2 o'clock in the morning to get some sleep.  But, 10,000 university students were waiting for him, hoping to hear him speak.  And so he did.  With no reporters around, Kennedy gave an impromptu speech and challenged his young audience…

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How important is it that we love our jobs?

Work life balance expert Jim Bird (www.worklifebalance.com) says we hear all the time how important it is to have jobs we love.  Yet most people he know don't love their work.  They either accept it or tolerate it.  And that's okay, Bird says.  He points out that while it's not necessary to be passionate about your job, you should…

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