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I Want to Start a Movement: Kindness Plus Courage Will Take You to Paradise

August 17th, 2018 Uncategorized

I never dreamed of the concept of an annual vacation until I got married.  We camped at the shore; borrowing tents and camping equipment from my parents. One of our favorite places was Indian River Inlet in Delaware; where you could fish right from and camp right on the beach,  and it wasn’t a far drive. Because of that place,…

I Want to Start a Movement: Let’s Really Think Through Our Choices

August 10th, 2018 Uncategorized

For the people and families we support we create plans around choices. Some of those discussions about choices are awesome. When we support new parents, we use an approach called routines based practice. This involves collaborating to find ways to encourage development within the families’ regular daily routine.  At the center of these choices is a belief and hope in…

I Want to Start a Movement: Compliance has Limited Value

August 3rd, 2018 Uncategorized

The services we offer today for people with disabilities were inspired by families; small groups of parents formed to share their hope for their children. Those families moved the public expectations and response. The most important words I want you to hold in your mind are “hope” and “expectation.” All that early work was done in the mid to late…

I Want to Start a Movement: The Glass is Really Mostly Full

July 18th, 2018 Uncategorized

The golf course is a dangerous place.  Some shots go wildly in the wrong direction and at high speed.  There is a great practice of yelling “FORE” when you hit a bad shot.  The problem is that you cannot tell where golfers are shooting from when they yell. One day on the golf course, Frank, our Chief Development Officer, heard…

I Want to Continue a Movement – These Truths are Self-evident (to some?)

July 12th, 2018 Uncategorized

“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. “ [1] Last week we refreshed our memories of the Declaration of Independence. The Declaration said there were self-evident truths. It goes on to say…

I Want to Start a Movement:  Take the Emotional Ride to Gratitude

July 3rd, 2018 Uncategorized

At this time of year, pause to consider the many meanings of independence; it is a more complex word than you can imagine.  A story from one of my earlier jobs came to mind: I was pretty new on the job and the collections were low. It appeared that we had billed $250,000 and we had not been paid on…

I Want to Start a Movement: Everyone Matters

June 28th, 2018 Uncategorized

One of the first things my son learned in kindergarten was that some kids are different. Sometimes, people would not play with them. He invited several of those kids home; he was determined to not leave them out. What would happen if we looked around our work places? Would we find that there are people like those kids, the ones…

I Want to Start a Movement: Find Joy in Demolition

June 22nd, 2018 Uncategorized

A few years ago, we replaced the tiny TV in the den with something bigger. I then decided to move the tiny TV to the sewing room. I don’t actually see much of the screen, but it keeps me company when I sew.  My favorite show is the one where all of the couples are very nice, recycle materials, they…

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