Family/Life Topics · Gone But Not Forgotten

Nothing As Good as ‘The Good Ole Days’

Just in case your day wasn’t depressing enough… 😀
Actually, it’s a very interesting article, but still sad because it’s so true how we tend to let things deteriorate these days. I blame technology, actually. We’re so caught up in what’s going on online, that we tend to forget what’s right under our own noses.

The Source: Abandoned States: Places In Idyllic 1960s Postcards Have Transformed Into Scenes Of Abandonment : DCist

Gone But Not Forgotten · Inspirations · Prayers

Let’s Keep This Girl’s Memory Alive

When the world only seems to care about what the Kardashians are wearing or what a self-absorbed celebrity is ranting about, here is a story worth reading and a life worth celebrating.

Blessings, my friends

After a couple’s daughter was killed on her way to a missions trip with her church, they decide to share the last pages she wrote in her journal right before she was killed.

Source: Missionary Teen’s Tragic Death: ‘If You Do Not Know Him as Savior…Please Seek Him’ | CBN News

Family/Life Topics · Gone But Not Forgotten

Why handwriting is a struggle for today’s children? — Victoria Prooday

Just a taste of a new blog I discovered today. Nice articles written by an Occupational Therapist. Straightforward and no nonsense. Check out this article and her all her other ones as well.

I have grown children who still don’t know how to write cursive beyond signing their name. The school they went to didn’t bother with teaching penmanship and once they taught cursive, they never required it for any assignment. Instead, most of their reports as they got older had to be on computer. They put much more emphasis on keyboarding skills than basic writing skills and I think that’s a shame.

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