November 27



Bill Nye 1955

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*Try several “Home Demos: Experiments You Should Try at Home” from Bill Nye’s website.


Bruce Lee 1940

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Kicks: Side Kick, Hook Kick, Spin Kick, Rear and Front Thrust, Heel Kick

*Strive for honest self-expression in alignment with your mind, body, and spirit by doing Bruce Lee’s kicks workout.

CROSSOVER: SOUL – Through several educational and social initiatives, the Bruce Lee Foundation encourages people to strive for honest self-expression in alignment with their mind, body, and spirit. Consistent with Bruce Lee’s innate belief, we know that we can impact the world by giving people permission to follow their dreams.


Caroline Kennedy 1957 – Her dad was killed just 5 days before her 6th birthday.

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What do you wish for your children? “I hope that they’ll find people that they love, and work that they find compelling, and that they’re able to make the world around them better for everyone living in it.”

*How can you strive to be what Caroline Kennedy wants for her children –

find someone that you love

find work that is compelling

and make the world around you better for everyone living in it


Manolo Blahnik 1942

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Today, despite his estimated net worth of over $200 million, he continues to be the sole designer at Manolo Blahnik and works alone without assistants or apprentices; he’s responsible for the design of every one of the thousands of shoes that bear his name.

*Delegate = Great! But if you want it done right – that’s when you take flight!

How much control of your dream business do you want?


Jimi Hendrix 1942

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“He had this thing of not being able to say no to people – and this became a problem.”

*Say “no” to people today. Tell them you’re going home to listen to Jimi.


Jaleel White 1976 – chocolate souffle and a glass of wine

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Do you have a guilty pleasure food? “Soufflés in the middle of the night … I will get in my car and get a chocolate soufflé at midnight, and a glass of wine, and remind myself that most of my troubles are just in my mind.”

Wine Pairing Suggestion: This chocolate souffle pairs perfectly with our Handcraft Petite Sirah – a wonderful, fruit-forward wine where you will taste jam from beginning to end.

*Urkel would not lead you astray. End your day with this chocolate souffle and a glass of Petite Sirah.

SNUB – Alison Pill 1985

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Travis Jones

I was born in Northwestern Pennsylvania and lived in a trailer park. I was raised by very conservative and religious (Wesleyan Methodist) parents. By some miracle I graduated college and moved to Florida. I have been a public school teacher since 1995. I have 7 years until I can retire. I was married in 1999 and divorced in 2001. I remarried in 2017 to Kate - 21 years my junior. Some of my life experiences as a 46-year-old, white American male, will come through in my writing, but the majority of this daily journey will be dedicated to improving myself, and hopefully you as well.

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