Making Memories of Us

Every Halloween I make chili in the crockpot. After school and work, we would have dinner before we went trick-or-treating. One October after my son had left for college, I mentioned the possibility of not making chili on Halloween. Upon hearing that, my daughter (tearfully) insisted I keep the tradition. It was then I realizedContinue reading “Making Memories of Us”

What is this thing called play?

Brené Brown says, “If we want to live a Wholehearted life, we have to become intentional about cultivating rest and play, and we must work to let go of exhaustion as a status symbol and productivity as self-worth.” It may surprise you to know that play is critical to success and happiness for both childrenContinue reading “What is this thing called play?”