2016 – Finding Joy Everyday
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2016 – Finding Joy Everyday

A few years ago, I stopped making New Year’s Resolutions.  Instead, I began choosing one word to focus on throughout the year.  Last year, I also added a goal to help me focus on my one word.  My one word last year was “Joy” and my goal was “Finding Joy Everyday”. Finding Joy Everyday was … Continue reading

January’s Project Life  – Finding Joy Everyday
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January’s Project Life – Finding Joy Everyday

“Finding Joy Everyday” is my 2016 goal for the year.  I’m telling the story of this journey through photos that I post on Instagram everyday. You can find me on Instagram – ldjames1. I, also, use the Collect app to document my daily “Joys” in calendar format.  The final step every week in my “Finding Joy Everyday” journey is … Continue reading

Collector of Quotes / Random Thoughts

Collector of Quotes

I’ve become a collector of quotes.  It wasn’t a conscious decision — just something that gradually happened.   As a teacher, I used quotes as writing prompts, inspirational messages and even decorations.  I displayed posters, banners and calendars with educational or motivational quotes around my classroom (and later the library).   I kept a list of … Continue reading