Make Your Own Holiday Day, in 6 Words

Thanksgiving. Turkey. Fourth of July. Grilled burgers. Christmas. Tamales. See what happens? Mention a holiday, I bring up food. Every time. Try it again.

5 for Friday: Things teachers have said to me I’ll never forget

Teachers. Who’s going to build the long overdue hall of fame for you? Your encouragement leads to new discoveries. To finding inner strength. To believe. Often, in ourselves. Teachers, your words resound in us, regardless of whether we acknowledge it. Sometimes, the wisdom is in your simple honesty. Whether it’s a plea to realize our potential, pull…