Inspiring Quotes for Springtime

I love the spring. The sunny days and colorful flowers put me in a happy mood. Spring is inspiring because it represents beauty, hope, and new life.   In honor of spring, here’s a quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow:   Here are some other beautiful quotes by Ralph Waldo Emerson:   “To laugh often and…

Back to School

We’re now in the midst of the “back to school” season, which means that stores and parking lots are more crowded, parents are busy adjusting to their kids’ new routines, college students are reappearing in town, and teachers are getting to know the personalities of the students they’ll be teaching. I remember when going “back…

April Fools’ Day

Tomorrow is April Fools’ Day, a day that I’ve often looked forward to–when I’ve had a fun prank in mind. I’m not as brave as some people are when it comes to pranks. I don’t think I could ever “announce” something tragic or life-changing on April Fools’ Day. Usually, my pranks have involved ideas like…