Tag: Education

What We Read Matters

Reading opens up our world and helps reinforce the idea that we don't know it all, and that it's ok that we don't know everything. When we read a variety of perspectives or books that challenge long-held ideas and force us to defend or even adjust our world-view, we...

My Return to Pinterest

I saw an opportunity to change the way I looked at the platform. Instead of diving into the Pinterest wormhole and wasting more hours during my day looking at what other people had stored away in cyberspace, I decided it was time to start using the platform for its...

Spring Break 2019 – Austin Adventures

We discovered the beauty of combining camping and sightseeing a long time ago. When we first got married, camping trips were just weekend getaways. Then Jeff suggested a trip to Yellowstone. Ever since that whirlwind trip during the early years of our marriage, we have frequently used camping as...

Discovering They’re Hurting

In the two months between the decision to move and the actual act of moving, I carefully watched both of our children. I watched our son’s behavior take a nosedive as his world appeared to be spiraling out of his four-year-old control. I watched as our six-year-old daughter interacted...