What Are SMART Goals?

Before we launch into talking about the types of goals we can set, I think it’s important to start with a solid definition of the type of goal we’ll be talking about this month. My grounding for goal setting is to set a SMART Goal. S – specific M – measurable A – achievable R… Continue reading What Are SMART Goals?


Let’s Talk about Goals

It is, once again, the time of year when we are focusing on setting goals.  While I think there are many times of year we could focus on setting goals or resolutions (think birthdays, anniversaries, the start of a new semester, and more!) this is when those New Year’s Resolutions are something we all have… Continue reading Let’s Talk about Goals

Parenting, Random musings

You’ve got to change, change, change the plan

I've spend the last six month thinking long and hard about what my goals are for myself in 2016. To be honest, quite a few things have happened in the last few months. I decided to throw my hat into the ring for the November 2015 election and I was successful in being elected to… Continue reading You’ve got to change, change, change the plan


Playing with Legos

Legos have been part of my life landscape since before I can remember.  Once every six years my family would get a huge selection of legos.  Lego sets were not part of our upbringing, we had to use our immaginations to build things. Nonetheless, this article about the stereotyping of legos caught my attention.  The… Continue reading Playing with Legos