My dad was always saying “If you think you can, or think you can’t, either way you’re right”. He even had it engraved in a rock on his office desk. On his 65th birthday, in April 2013, he was looking forward to enjoying his retirement, getting involved with a bunch of “seniors” groups and travelling. … Continue reading If you think you can’t, you’re right
I'm not talking about deciding the learn a new language or a musical instrument or enrolling in an adult swim class - just something mundane, an everyday action for the very first time... .... and using the ♥ on twitter for the first time doesn't count To my embarrassment, today was the first time in my … Continue reading When’s the last time you did something for the first time?
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment, until it becomes a memory - Dr. Seuss My children were only 3 years and 18 months old when I began my journey as a part-time PhD student in Feb 2013. In fact, I began my PhD on the same day that my eldest started … Continue reading The value of a moment (in PhD Parenting)