Kids & Chores – Well, this has been working!

June 2, 2016

We started doing chores this way about 5 years ago. It’s helped keep me sane(ish). Which is always a good thing.

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My zoo to the Zoo

May 11, 2016

The unending rain (did you every see this short movie? it’s based on a Ray Bradbury story and what our weather has been like…) broke for a glorious day; we went to the zoo. It was gorgeous; sun, cool breeze, low crowds, happy kids. A parenting epiphany also occurred. I told the kids there job […]

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20 years and a brew pub

May 4, 2016

I sort of graduated from two high schools…but not really. From k-10 I was in the same school district, but had the opportunity to go to boarding school for 11th and 12th grade. My boarding school was rather amazing and the education was intense and interesting and probably the first time I enjoyed school vs […]

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