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Sheila's Brain Blog

Author | Personality Expert | Speaker | Educator

What Do Bully Behavior, Parenting Brain Colors, Secretary of Labor, and Remembering 9-11 Have In Common?

All the helpful Brain Color Clues that will answer your questions about Bully Behavior, Parenting Brain Colors, Secretary of Labor, and Remembering 9-11 can easily be found in my September BrainBuzz  Newsletter. In the BrainBuzz Newsletter you will discover and learn about: 1. Adult’s and children’s Yellow, Blue, Green and Orange Brain Bully Behaviors, and …

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What Color Is Your “Parenting” Brain Color?© – Library Program

Mark your calendar!! Don’t miss an interactive, helpful and fun Discover Your “Parenting” Brain Color Program at the Ela Area Public Library (View Map) this coming Wednesday, September 12 at 7:00PM – 8:15 PM Meeting Room A and B (R117) During this inter-active workshop attendees will discover their fascinating Yellow, Blue, Green and Orange Brain…

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In Between The Music of Hemingway and Wisconsin

Billy Joel said, “I think music in itself is healing. It’s an explosive expression of humanity. It’s something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we’re from, everyone loves music. I love listening to exquisite blending of picturesque music and fascinating history that my creative and multi-talented Blue Brain friend, Lily Miceli creates…

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Playing Hooky With My Husband

Have you ever had a day when everything thing seemed to be upside down and backwards. Today, was “Wacky Wednesday” for me. Instead of making myself crazy attempting to continue on my Yellow Brain Schedule, my  Orange Brain  “Played Hooky” with my husband! I told Jordan I had to return our books to the library…

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Olympic Beach Volleyball Teammates Personify True Friendship

I loved watching Misty May-Treanor & Kerri Walsh Jennings during the Beach Volleyball competition and their winning game for the Olympic Gold medal! During the Olympic games, Misty’s and Kerri’s friendship, love, trust, encouragement, and respect for one another was palpable  When a reporter asked Kerri how she felt about Misty, with tears in her…

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Writing, Revising & Planning In Color Can Be Fun!

For the last weeks, my business focus has been the  Princess Shayna’s Invisible Visible Gift Teacher’s Activity Guide. I find it most helpful and encouraging to use my Brain Colors to write the manuscript. Below are the ways I have been stimulating and utilizing all my Brain Colors. My Yellow Brain is organizing documents and…

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The Secret Answer For Saying “NO!”

Depending on your Brain Color Personalty, saying “No” might be more difficult for you than other Brain Colors. Yellow Brain people do want to be impolite by saying “No”. Doing the right thing is a priority for them. Blue Brain people want to be helpful and not hurt another person’s feelings by saying “No”.  They…

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An Easy Solution for Lost & Found Documents

Have you ever lost or misplaced something and driven yourself crazy trying to remembering where it might be? That just happened to me. I had completed and sent the Teacher’s Brain Colors, Brain Color Group Activities and Program Evaluation printouts from the Advocate Condell Day Center for Inter-generational Care program, I presented on June 17th,…

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Family Tradition For A Sweet First Day of School

Yesterday, my friend and neighbor, Ellen Day told me she was baking special “first day of school “cookies for her son, Jimmy. Ellen’s cookies reminded my Blue Mother Brain of my “First Day of School Glazov Boys Tradition”. The beginning of the school year evokes a copious amount of memories about my childhood, my teaching…

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Children’s Books Give You A Different Perspective

Today, I was putting the Yellow Brain finishing touches on my What Color Is Your Brain? Teamwork PowerPoint presentation for 40 teacher and staff members at the Advocate Condell Day Center for Inter-generational Care. Yesterday, I was speaking to Educational Consultant, Jana Crosby and when she mentioned the wonderful picture book, Duck! Rabbit! by Amy…

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Achieve Your Goal With Teamwork – No Bunk

I found this 1960’s Dennis the Menace  poster in the cafeteria of  my father’s business. It demonstrates a message that is applicable today, as it was over 40 years ago. Teamwork is achieved with all the attributes and abilities of each Brain Color. Yellow Team Members: Organize the team’s ideas into a detailed plan Blue…

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August Back to School BrainBuzz Newsletter

Does your Blue Brain feel like it has been a SHORT HOT SUMMER? It is hard to believe that summer season is almost over and children are going back to school in the next few week. To help you enjoy the last few weeks of  the summer season, my August BrainBuzz Newsletter features the following…

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