as we prepare to gather together in a few days
often with all kinds of people
often anticipating how it will go
often happily surprised.
“it’s never the differences between people that surprise us.
it’s the things, that against all odds, we have in common.”
photo credit: muppets.disney.com
the kinder each brought in fruit, chopped it, stirred it, and ate something new when it was all mixed together.
“instead of trying to blend in and be like everyone else,
be proud of and celebrate your unique differences and qualities.
a fruit salad is delicious precisely because each fruit maintains its own flavor.”
grandies m and f
recently took part
in a super mario kart gaming competition
at our local library.
they were moved on and matched
based on wins.
above, is a picture of f (wearing blue)
in the finals
holding his own
along with his competitors.
one of these guys is not like the others.
“move fast. speed is one of your main advantages over large competitors.”
credits: pbs kids, mister rogers