Live With Flair

(my daily blog)

Sleep On It

I love this quote from James Clear’s newsletter today: “Your problems adjust to their true level of importance after a hard workout and a good

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Try to Revise This Sentence

In one activity in my advanced writing class, we talk about the 5 Main Weaknesses in Academic Writing: weak verbs, delayed verbs, nominalization (making verbs

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High Maintenance

I learn I need to mist my gardenia (and now also my lemon tree—I didn’t know!) twice a day. Twice! Creating the right, humid environment

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Try, Try Again

Today while shopping at Trader Joe’s, my daughter and I keep returning to the display of beautiful potted gardenia plants. I absolutely love gardenia. I

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