Under Construction and Loving It

I just can't leave well enough alone.

As you can see there are a few pages new pages added next to the about page.  I've recently been working with some 6th, 7th, and 8th graders to develop their study and organizational skills.  We've been working through The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teenagers (which is a great book that I highly recommend).

Every year I ask my students to develop their personal mission statement - the statement meant to direct the course of their lives.  

Thing is, those of you that have been frequent visitors of Chew the Fat are well aware that for the longest time the mission this blog hasn't been defined.  That is until now.

I've been evaluating my reasons for writing in the space and I finally think I have made some real progress.

Focus defines direction.  Focus determines destination.

The new and improved mission of Chew The Fat is....


Not only do I hope to provide every visitor with inspiration, but selfishly I am looking to do the same for myself.  Each article will focus on inspiration, health, and brain food.  As I write I learn.  

I hope I can be of service to all of you in the process.

Thank you for spending your time here.  Together perhaps we can inspire each other to new heights.