Scallywag

Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.

~ Satchel Paige ~

Archive for November, 2011

Happiness? Sure thing! Just hand over your cash, baby!

How To Find Happiness in 3 Easy Steps

November 30th, 2011 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 56 secs

You want happiness, riches, and fame?You name it, we got it!

Don’t you just detest the way the web has become a gigantic sideshow alley for hucksters? Read the rest of this entry »

Will a new house be the answer to your happiness?

Can You Find Happiness Down the Road?

November 29th, 2011 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 8 secs

Will a better house bring you happiness?

Watching a TV show called Escape To the Country, you can’t help but think about happiness. Read the rest of this entry »

Perhaps you don't have to grow old after all.

How Old Are You, When You Feel Young?

November 28th, 2011 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 47 secs

What do you call old?

Remember when you were a kid and you knew that teacher who seemed so old? Read the rest of this entry »

How much does kindness matter in this day and age?

Do You Believe Kindness Counts?

November 27th, 2011 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 30 secs

Here. Let me help you.

When was the last time somebody showed you kindness? Read the rest of this entry »

Why is it that some friendships come with strings attached?

Beware of False Friendships

November 26th, 2011 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 31 secs

Is this the way to true friendships?

You know better. But it’s hard to resist. Read the rest of this entry »

What do you mean, "happiness in a jar?"

Who Wants Happiness in a Jar?

November 25th, 2011 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 20 secs

Happiness? Yes please!

Seems there is big money to be made from putting happiness into jars. Read the rest of this entry »

How much influence do you really have on your children's reading ability?

How Can Your Children Succeed at Reading?

November 24th, 2011 ~ Est. reading time: 3 mins, 18 secs

How come some children love reading and others don't?

We fret a lot about children reading.

As a teacher, parents frequently asked, “How can I get my child to read?

It’s a straightforward question that’s both simple and complex. Read the rest of this entry »

What does it take to be a champion in communication?

How Good is Your Communication?

November 23rd, 2011 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 41 secs

As Daisy Khan demonstrated, communication isn't always as easy as it looks.

Let me guess. Your communication skills are very good if not excellent. Read the rest of this entry »

So you want to know our secrets? (Dog, say nothing and I'll just purr)

The Real Truth About Cats and Dogs

November 22nd, 2011 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 18 secs

You know we love you, don't you?

There are so many reasons why having a pet is such a satisfying experience. Read the rest of this entry »

What do clams have that we haven't?

Can You Really Be as Happy as a Clam?

November 21st, 2011 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 42 secs

Happy as a clam? Sure. Why not?

Honestly, where did this expression come from? Do clams live fulfilled lives at the bottom of the sea, mixing it with the other bivalves and molluscs?  Read the rest of this entry »