Category: Personal

  • Dealing with Annoying People

    It turns out we can get some good practical advice from Ancient Rome to help deal with annoying people today. Marcus Aurelius reminded himself that naturally there are probably people who find us annoying. So, when we feel annoyed by someone’s shortcomings we should stop and reflect on our own. This will help us forgive the keep reading…

  • Rough Times with Toddlers

    This morning was rough, and it didn’t need to be. Upon reflection I could have avoided upsetting my kids and in turn avoided getting myself annoyed and frustrated. The problem is I, like most people, have limits. Our kids have been in this “phase” for a while now; approximately 8 months. The defiance, obsession with keep reading…

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