Karla’s Korner: Lessons From a Woodpecker….Change is Good

I am proud to introduce a new column to Madame Deals! I think we all need a touch point a place we can go to be inspired. Karla is my children’s teacher, a good friend, and a person with a heart of gold. I hope that her words will inspire you to do more. We are only as good as the people we surround ourselves with. It is important to listen with your heart and proceed with your eyes open. Enjoy! Lessons From a Woodpecker….Change is Good Recently I decided to take a break and sit outside in my … [Read more...]

Karla’s Korner: The Need to Reconnect

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I am proud to introduce a new column to Madame Deals! I think we all need a touch point a place we can go to be inspired. Karla is my children’s teacher, a good friend, and a person with a heart of gold. I hope that her words will inspire you to do more. We are only as good as the people we surround ourselves with. It is important to listen with your heart and proceed with your eyes open. Enjoy! The Need to Reconnect….. Remember back in elementary school when someone would pass you a note that … [Read more...]

Karla’s Korner: The Reality of Hope

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I am proud to introduce a new column to Madame Deals! I think we all need a touch point a place we can go to be inspired. Karla is my children’s teacher, a good friend, and a person with a heart of gold. I hope that her words will inspire you to do more. We are only as good as the people we surround ourselves with. It is important to listen with your heart and proceed with your eyes open. Enjoy! The Reality of Hope…. Last week my husband walked through the door with a lottery ticket for the … [Read more...]

Karla’s Korner: Will You Be My Friend?

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I am proud to introduce a new column to Madame Deals! I think we all need a touch point a place we can go to be inspired. Karla is my children’s teacher, a good friend, and a person with a heart of gold. I hope that her words will inspire you to do more. We are only as good as the people we surround ourselves with. It is important to listen with your heart and proceed with your eyes open. Enjoy! Will You Be My Friend? There’s a conversation that gets repeated quite often in my classroom … [Read more...]

Karla’s Korner: Un-learning to Learn…

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I am proud to introduce a new column to Madame Deals! I think we all need a touch point a place we can go to be inspired. Karla is my children’s teacher, a good friend, and a person with a heart of gold. I hope that her words will inspire you to do more. We are only as good as the people we surround ourselves with. It is important to listen with your heart and proceed with your eyes open. Enjoy! Un-learning to Learn… It’s Sunday afternoon and here I sit in front of the computer with a head … [Read more...]

Karla’s Korner: Pink is for Girls and Blue is for Boys…NOT!

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I am proud to introduce a new column to Madame Deals! I think we all need a touch point a place we can go to be inspired. Karla is my children’s teacher, a good friend, and a person with a heart of gold. I hope that her words will inspire you to do more. We are only as good as the people we surround ourselves with. It is important to listen with your heart and proceed with your eyes open. Enjoy! Pink is for Girls and Blue is for Boys…NOT! There’s an ongoing “discussion” in my classroom lately. … [Read more...]

Karla’s Korner: Disappointment and Saddness…It’s All Part of Life

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I am proud to introduce a new column to Madame Deals! I think we all need a touch point a place we can go to be inspired. Karla is my children’s teacher, a good friend, and a person with a heart of gold. I hope that her words will inspire you to do more. We are only as good as the people we surround ourselves with. It is important to listen with your heart and proceed with your eyes open. Enjoy! Disappointment and Saddness…It’s All Part of Life I shared a brief conversation with my daughter … [Read more...]

Karla’s Korner: Which Comes First…High School Athletics or Academics?

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I am proud to introduce a new column to Madame Deals! I think we all need a touch point a place we can go to be inspired. Karla is my children’s teacher, a good friend, and a person with a heart of gold. I hope that her words will inspire you to do more. We are only as good as the people we surround ourselves with. It is important to listen with your heart and proceed with your eyes open. Enjoy! Which Comes First…High School Athletics or Academics? My phone rang one evening last week with an … [Read more...]

Karla’s Korner: Food for Thought..

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I am proud to introduce a new column to Madame Deals! I think we all need a touch point a place we can go to be inspired. Karla is my children’s teacher, a good friend, and a person with a heart of gold. I hope that her words will inspire you to do more. We are only as good as the people we surround ourselves with. It is important to listen with your heart and proceed with your eyes open. Enjoy! Food for Thought... I have been struggling lately with the idea of getting older and no longer … [Read more...]

Karla’s Korner: Something for Nothing…

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      I think we all need a touch point a place we can go to be inspired. Karla is my children’s teacher, a good friend, and a person with a heart of gold. I hope that her words will inspire you to do more. We are only as good as the people we surround ourselves with. It is important to listen with your heart and proceed with your eyes open. Enjoy! Something for Nothing… Have you ever heard the saying “they want something for nothing”? I have, and in today’s economy quite a few folks are … [Read more...]