Tag Archives: Joshua Wooden

Thankful for Wintry Mix!

Thursday is the day of the week I have slotted for Giving Thanks in an attempt to follow John Wooden’s Seven Principles for Living. Ok, but why Give Thanks for a Wintry Mix? Good question! Glad you asked! Probably because I get to sit by the fire just one more night and I have not […]

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Masterpiece Monday

John Wooden taught those around him to Make Each Day Your Masterpiece. The legendary coached was taught this by his father Joshua who had experienced the loss of their family farm due to a bad vaccine killing their pigs and then a crop disaster. Joshua then went and became a bath attendant in a local […]

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Brick House Saturday

Since Joshua Wooden gave his son, John, seven principles for living well, naturally they line up with the seven days of the week. So, I lined them up with each day of the week largely based on the words within each principle and the day based upon the day’s meaning or just the way it […]

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Friday Friends in Politics

Legendary basketball coach John Wooden had seven principles by which he led his life. They were given to him by his father, Joshua Wooden. One of them is Make Friendship a Fine Art. This Friday, I will try to deepen and strengthen my friendships by calling several friends in order that I may be a […]

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