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Practice creates myelin

I read a terrific book about learning, practice, and how it affects the brain over time. Look for The Talent Code by Daniel Coyle.  It makes me happy to see there is research to support that learning is a series … Continue reading

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Persistence

My brother visited last week. He has been riding across the country since May. You can read about his adventures on his blog. Like learning to play an instrument, a big goal requires persistence. Begin and practice regularly, then you will be … Continue reading

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Learn to Row

I tried something new today, thanks to the Beaver County Rowing Association. It seemed to be a successful excursion. For the most part, I kept the kayak going in the direction I was intending. And I got in and out … Continue reading

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Mill Creek MetroParks

The Mill Creek MetroParks had a children’s book festival today. At “Plant the Seed to Read” there were many books, characters, and activities for children. The gallery at the center featured artwork and poems about the Fellows Riverside Garden by local … Continue reading

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