When I was 14 I still didn't know how to borrow (subtraction). The teacher tried to teach us in the second grade, but I just couldn't do it. I told her I didn't know how to do it & she punished me just for asking by putting me outside in the hallway while she taught the other...
my friend esmerelda taught me how to get a big hit out of a pipe now you cant just put the liter in the bowl theres a certain technique to getting a fat hit (resin would be the build up around the pipe inside after using it so much and resin is usually smoked when you have no...
she taugh me how to love her daughter like she was a lady to open doors for here and all those other things most have forgoten
We were never your run of the mill kids
Many years ago I was told the only fight Roberta, even had with her mother was about me, and whether her mother...
Every skill I have, was taught to me by someone. My mother taught me a lot of them, starting with smiling.
She taught me how to use the library catalog to search for the books I wanted, before I could read.
By the time I could read, I could do the catalog searches myself. She...
Mama was a wonderful horsewoman and she took the time to teach me.
My family has had horses for many generations.
We are horse clan.
One of the first things Mama taught me when I was a tiny child was "always tighten your own cinch".
I went riding with another family and...
One of my friends taught me how to burp voluntarily.
Yes, I've burped my ABC's.
Yes, my mother said it's gross and to stop it.
And I guess it's cool, but after a while of doing it, it makes you want to throw up.
Learned this from a very sweet friend of mine. He was a true pack rat, and prided himself in being one. :D
I really loved some of his ideas though, including the following:
It's a very simple thing to do. Cut cardboard into about an inch-wide *****. Put a refill in the middle...