Everyone is Special

February 11, 2011 by  
Filed under Communication, Family, Parenting

everyone is special

I believe that everyone is special in his or her own unique way. Unfortunately, while I may see the specialness in each person, I find that many adults don’t see themselves as being special at all. Here’s a case in point: I was singing in the aisle again. It’s something that I do wherever I am; I move and groove to good music whenever I hear it. This happened to be in the home improvement department... 

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What’s In a Name?

October 27, 2008 by  
Filed under Child Development

These days, more parents are choosing—or at least considering—the nontraditional route when it comes to picking names for their children. “Every parent wants their child to be unique, special or distinctive,” said Vicki Panaccione, a licensed psychologist in Melbourne. “One way to do that is with a name.” Because our nation has become more diverse and is a huge melting pot,... 

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