Take Time to Pause.

Take Time to Pause.

Take time to listen to others and to your own thoughts. It is wonderful what you can learn. (Desiree Panlilio)   – Desiree Panlilio   As a parent, I often gather my thoughts at the end of the day and decide, “Was this a good day or a great day?” As a parent, what...
Take Time to Pause.

Perspective is a changing lens.

It’s not what you look at that matters. It’s what you see.                 (Henry David Thoreau) – Desiree Panlilio   When a photographer can not change a scene, the photographer can change the angle or the lens on the camera to capture the best possible picture....
Take Time to Pause.

Words Have Power.

Creating and integrating an empowering personal mission statement is one of the most important investments we can make.                   (Stephen Covey)     – Desiree Panlilio   What is a personal mission statement, and why does my teenager need to have...
Take Time to Pause.

Values.

It’s not hard to make decisions once you know what your values are. (Roy Disney)     – Desiree Panlilio   Values drive behavior. Values are your beliefs regarding specific issues, Values are internal and specific to you, emotional, arguable and can and...

Alan Jarrett

Last year in the midst of COVID and imposed isolation on our nation, our son lost his academic focus at college and his grades suffered drastically.  In the past when this had happened in school, he had been able to course correct with a little advice from us,...