alwoody's blog

Kids are like Kites!

You spend years trying to get them off the ground.

Be who you are and say what you feel

Be who you are and say what you feel. Because those that matter, don't mind and those that mind, don't matter.

Being in a Rut

A scientist once ran an experiment which he called "processional caterpillars." He lined up caterpillars on the rim of a pot that held a plant so that the lead caterpillar was head t

I was talking with a friend of mine the other day ...

I was talking with a friend of mine the other day, who happens to be a teacher in a middle school. Now I didn't really catch if this was her class, or another teachers class.

COOKIES

A small boy at summer camp received a large package of cookies in the mail from his mother. He ate a few, and then placed the remainder under his bed.

Learn, Evolve, Enjoy the Moments

There comes a point in your life when you realize who matters, who never did, who won't anymore, and who always will.

The Year is 1908...what a difference a century makes!

  • The average life expectancy was 47 years.
  • Only 14 percent of the homes had a bathtub.
  • Only 8 percent of the homes had a telephone.
  • There were only 8,000 car

Happy New Year!

  1. Name the five wealthiest people in the world.
  2. Name the last five Heisman trophy winners.
  3. Name the last five winners of the Miss America contest.
  4. Name ten people

Your Mission

Not too long ago in a place not too far away, a field mouse asked a wise old owl what is the weight of a snowflake. "Why nothing more than nothing," answered the owl.

We Reap What We Sow

I am a Jew, and every single one of my ancestors was Jewish. And it does not bother me even a little bit when people call those beautiful lit up, bejeweled trees, Christmas trees..

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