I’ve Always Wanted to be the Fun Mom

Full disclosure, Heroes: I am a diehard workaholic. It’s not that I don’t know how to relax (who doesn’t LOVE an amazing nap with snuggly dogs??!?). I do. But I don’t always score big points in the fun department. Mainly because I really love to stay home. I was thinking yesterday that should there be […]

Building a Better Student: The Wrong Crowd

“Even if it is painful and lonely, associate with worthy companions.”  – Dogen, the great Zen master. We’ll call him Aaron, but the name is unimportant, since millions of kids fall into the same trap that ultimately derailed this young man. He was quieter than most kids, but an eager student and – at his […]

Birthday Meme

Thanks to Linda at The Ugly Mailbox I get to play in a Meme. 🙂 Here’s how this one works: You go to Wikipedia and type in your birthday (month and day). Then you write down 3 events, 2 births, 1 holiday, and tag 5 friends. There are five slots in the meme list…If you […]