WEDNESDAY WISDOM; 3/13/19

Published Wednesday, March 13, 2019 by Tifinie

  “If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.”  -Dalai Lama    Many of us have been in this situation.  Laying in bed on a warm summer night trying to drift off to sleep, or maybe on a camping trip in a tent with the sleeping bag zipped all the way up to your nose trying to relax, but you can’t because you are not alone – a predator is lurking in the room with you and if you fall asleep it might get you! Well, maybe… Continue Reading

TUESDAY TIPS; 3/12/19

Published Tuesday, March 12, 2019 by Tifinie

  THE OPTIONAL ESSAY The most recent breakdown of the SAT contains an optional essay section at the end.  This essay is not required by The College Board nor by many colleges, but some colleges do require an essay submission with the SAT for admission. Students are given a total of 50 minutes to work on their essay during the exam.  They are given a prompt and asked to analyze the strategies used by the author during the passage in order to persuade their audience a certain way.  The essay demonstrates how well a student… Continue Reading

WEDNESDAY WISDOM; 3/6/19

Published Wednesday, March 6, 2019 by Tifinie

    “The biggest threat to our planet is the belief that someone else will save it.”  -Robert Swan           WORD OF THE WEEK:  Ineffable  (adj.)   DEFINITION:  too great or extreme to be expressed in words; not to be uttered; indescribable   Ineffable  |  adjective Ineffably  |  adverb Ineffability, Ineffableness  |  noun   Synonyms:  unexplainable, indescribable, inexpressible, unspeakable, sacred (not to be spoken), indefinable   Example sentence:  The last time that I went to San Francisco, I saw someone on one of the piers doing something that was ineffable!   See… Continue Reading

WEDNESDAY WISDOM; 2/27/19

Published Wednesday, February 27, 2019 by Tifinie

It is important to take a step back and reflect once in a while.  Enjoy this quote and see if you can find a way to relate it to your life.   “Just because something doesn’t do what you planned it to do doesn’t mean it’s useless.”  -Thomas Edison   Thomas Edison built a legacy by taking chances, which were seldom successful.  More than anything, he made progress by failing over and over again and learning what not to do.  In the process of creativity, often times things turn out differently than the creator imagined. … Continue Reading

WEDNESDAY WISDOM; 2/13/19

Published Wednesday, February 13, 2019 by Tifinie

It is important to take a step back and reflect once in a while.  Enjoy this quote and see if you can find a way to relate it to your life!   “Sometimes in our lives we all have pain We all have sorrow But if we are wise We know that there’s always tomorrow Lean on me, when you’re not strong And I’ll be your friend I’ll help you carry on For it won’t be long ‘Til I’m gonna need Somebody to lean on Please swallow your pride If I have things you need… Continue Reading


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