Busting Through Your Fears

Busting Through Your Fears

“Sometimes, to get to the stuff you want the most, you have to bust through the stuff that scares you the most” — Me, Shauna Sanders About 20 years ago, I’d started telling myself I didn’t want to be a Mom. Partly because I was lucky enough to have a close...
Twilight Zone Drought

Twilight Zone Drought

You remember that Twilight Zone episode where the Earth falls out of orbit and is too close to the sun and water becomes so scarce that life becomes scary? I probably saw that episode at way too young of age, and it’s always stuck with me. I’ve always turned off the...
Euthenics

Euthenics

“The” Chair! The study of the improvement of human functioning and well being by improvement of the external environment. — Merriam-Webster When one is talking about euthenics, they are usually speaking to cleaner water, sufficient housing, removal of...
The Two Most Important Words You Can Say

The Two Most Important Words You Can Say

Image: Jason Rosewell I understand. Those are the two most important words you can say. (Why wait until the end to tell you?) We as humans want to be heard. We want recognition from others that our ideas matter. Someone came up to me at work last week, furious with...
The Very Hungry Caterpillar’s in OUR Backyard!

The Very Hungry Caterpillar’s in OUR Backyard!

Look closely, it’s there… There are a handful of books in our nighttime rotation in any given week but one that has stood the test of a 4-year olds’ attention span is Eric Carle’s “The Very Hungry Caterpillar”. Holden constantly talks about caterpillars...