School is In!

By |September 10th, 2013|

School is in!
Loving School?

As I watch the leaves start to turn color I realize two things: the glorious summer is almost at end and school is back in for a new year. I have a love hate relationship with this time of the year.  I want to be outside, free to play, garden and have […]

Back to School–Happy or Stressed?

By |August 13th, 2013|

Back to School- Happy or Stressful?
Going back to school for your child can be pleasurable and fun!
For some students though, going back to school produces anxiety as they think about the bullies, the challenges, the stresses of academia, and the fear of the unknown.
Every parent wants their child to be successful and happy as they […]

Are you a Teen Daughter?

By |July 24th, 2013|

Are you a Teen Daughter?
Mom drive you CRAZY sometimes….
Today is my daughter’s 27th birthday. As I sit and reflect back on the years;  babyhood, childhood, teenagehood (is that a word?) and now her adulthood, I wonder how we both survived and came out as good friends, and loving our relationship. I am dedicating this blog to […]

ConGRADulations

By |July 18th, 2013|

ConGRADulations

High School Done….Wahoo!
The summer is here and I want to send out a special note to the wonderful young people I have had the pleasure of working with this year (you know who you are ♥) as well as all the other Grads.  I will miss the hours we spent together making sense of Math […]

Are You Being Fair?

By |May 27th, 2013|

Are You Being Fair?
Scenario 1:
You come to work one day and your boss calls you into his office.  He has discovered (let’s say) that you used two hours of your work time cruising the internet.
Boss:
• Takes away keys to company car so you don’t have transportation.

• Confiscates company cell phone and then proceeds to check back in […]

New Beginnings

By |April 8th, 2013|

New Beginnings
Spring has arrived and there is a feeling of freshness and aliveness that reaches deep into our soul. What a great time to reflect on what we want to achieve or change.  Most of believe this work is done at New Years Eve but I have great trouble getting excited at that time of […]