1. If your children ask to do something and it's not illegal or dangerous, always try to make it happen and try to participate.
  2. Carpe Diem. Not really told to me specifically, but I always interpreted this for my children as, don't let the day happen to you....you seize the day.
  3. When in need of an outfit for a special occasion, start with a pair of fabulous shoes and then work up. No one ever went wrong with great shoes. This one I made up and it had worked every time.
  4. Before you leave the house, take s look on the mirror and remove one accessory