Better To Be Smart Than Beautiful

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There are events it our lives that can forever change us. The following article brought a tear to my eye as I read about a mother’s fear of a life time of values culminating in one pivotal moment … the moment her mother met her daughter.

My mother always told me it was better to be smart than to be beautiful. “If you are smart, eventually you will afford to be beautiful.”

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ellen-stumbo/what-my-mother-knew-the-moment-she-met-my-daughter_b_4115318.html

Have you ever experienced a time in your life where you, or someone close to you, had your values, beliefs or opinions challenged? What was the outcome?

 

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Debra Cannon, mumma to 4 gorgeous kids and wife to 1 spunky hubby. This parenting thing is full of challenges and triumphs, amazing moments and mundane tasks, but it's also filled with a lot of fun and a lot of love. Welcome to Broadcast Parenting.

2 thoughts on “Better To Be Smart Than Beautiful

  • November 2, 2013 at 8:20 pm
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    This is an incredible article about a life changing family event. Thank you for sharing. It has made me feel very happy.

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