Monthly Archives: April 2014

When children sing children learn!

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Your Happy List – Part 2

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“For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.”

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Sharing is such a wonderful thing and I would like to thank Rachel and Heta Gala for sharing this very nice and happy song via their sweet comments so that we are able to share with you lovely souls out there on this beautiful Friday!

Because I am happy

Clap along if you feel like a room without a roof

Because I’m happy

Clap along if you feel like happiness is the truth

Because I’m happy

Clap along if you know what happiness is to you

Because I’m happy

Clap along if you feel like that’s what you wanna do

(Chorus from the song “Happy”)

Are you ready to clap along since the following lovely souls are about to share their happiness with us!

Happy List 6 - Bacon

 A big thank you to Bacon for sharing their…

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10 Ways to Not Travel Like a Tourist

Life Out of the Box

Life Out of the Box

To kick of this week’s theme of “Exploration”, here’s a list of things to do when traveling that will ensure you have the true local experience. We have found that the best way to learn as much as we can as we travel is to immerse ourselves  into each new culture we travel to. As Andrew Zimmerman says, “Please be a traveler, not a tourist. Try new things, meet new people and look beyond what’s in front of you. Those are the keys to understanding this amazing world we live in.” Here, we share 10 of our favorite ways to make sure you do just that.

  1. Live with the locals

    Life Out of the Box in Laguna de Apoyo, Nicaragua

    We definitely recommend living with a local family. You don’t have to live there forever, but try it out for a while. Not only will you learn the small intricacies of a new culture, but you will also make deep relationships with people who…

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This post is prompted after reading Don Charisma’s prompt Imagine

The song Imagine by John Lennon immediately came into my mind. A lovely song and even more lovelier sung by a very young Connie Talbot (she was only eight when this song was recorded – first video).

Everyone know Connie Talbot (born 20 November 2000) is an English child singer from Streetly, West Midlands. She rose to fame in 2007 when she reached the final of the first series of Britain’s Got Talent, where she was runner-up to Paul Potts.

I share here a more recent video recorded in Hong Kong 2012 when she was twelve.

Just IMAGINE, if only you or your child is so talented.  Such a blessing and a joy that could be shared and enjoyed by all, a talent that touches the hearts of people through your presence, your smile and a voice so sweet…

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