Sometimes You Just Have To Brag…. 

 

Written by: April Vargo

 

The best part of being a teacher is having the opportunity to help someone grow their own talents and then watch them succeed.  When someone excels and you get to be…

Making The Choice To Fail Or Succeed Is Up To You

Written by: April Vargo

 

No one wants to really fail in life.  I mean come on, think about it, who sets out to say, “I hope this ends in disaster, I hope that I don’t get what…

Get Yourself Organized This Spring

Written by: April Vargo

 

Spring is here - unless you live in the midwest and you’re still experiencing this awesome snow we’re getting in April!  Schedules for spring seem to fill up right away with weddings, graduations…

I Blame My Parents...

Written by: April Vargo

There comes a time in every adult’s life when they realize they’re turning into their parents.  It’s a slow progression, adages that were meant to be educational that were said throughout your life and used to…

What I've Learned From Homeschool Families

Written by: April Vargo

I've been a teacher for ten years and have had the privilege of working with so many amazing students in several different school types and settings.  In just ten short years the industry has changed immensely. …

Why Small Businesses Are Dying

Written by: April Vargo

The American Dream has always been to stand on your own two feet; own property, have a job and support your family.  The opportunity to open and run your own small business is a piece…

And The Oscar Goes To......

Written by: April Vargo

I've always loved movies.  Every weekend our family would go see one, maybe two movies.  It was something we grew up with and thoroughly enjoyed.  I loved the magic of it all, and honestly, thought…

How To Conquer Your Fear of Performing

Written by: April Vargo

Live performance can be the most exhilarating and the most terrifying experience for people.  Live performers have to be a little crazy to knowingly put themselves in a situation where they are opening up to…

Practice Techniques for Any Instrument

Written by: April Vargo

Practice, the dreaded "p" word that, for some, is like a four letter word.  Many people find it boring, tedious, and frustrating.  Going over material over and over again until you have it perfect seems like…

How to Say I'm A Big Deal and Mean It!

Written by: April Vargo

Deciding to be yourself and let others see you for who you are is sometimes the scariest thing a person can do.  Most people walk around with a constant guard up, protecting themselves from being hurt…