• CovidChronicles Year 1

    How have you GROWN over the last year? How are you going to NURTURE this growth? Continue reading

    CovidChronicles Year 1
  • Normal? Abnormal? By What Measure?

    Google defines Normal as: [ˈnôrməl]ADJECTIVE conforming to a standard; usual, typical, or expected. Google then defines Abnormal as: [abˈnôrməl]ADJECTIVE deviating from what is normal or usual, typically in a way that is undesirable or worrying. How would YOU define normal?… Continue reading

    Normal? Abnormal? By What Measure?
  • The Marigold Effect

    The “marigold effect” refers to the practice of companion planting. Gardeners intentionally plant certain plants together to protect and nurture their growth. Marigold plants are one of the best companion plants because they repel bugs and fungal diseases. By planting… Continue reading

    The Marigold Effect
  • Education in 2020

    So I decided to look through old files this weekend and I came across a file in my Masters of Education folder titled “Education in 2020.” Instantly- I laughed out loud. Remember doing a 5-10-15-20 year write in elementary school?… Continue reading

    Education in 2020
  • Absolutes.

    When was the last time someone straight forward told you NO. Like ABSOLUTELY NOT. Straight forward. No questions asked. Even if was over something little (or hopefully not big), how did you feel? Did you hard pause and respond with… Continue reading

  • Christmas in September

    Finding Humor as we Resiliently make it through 2020. Continue reading

    Christmas in September
  • Revolutionary 2020

    Peace cannot be kept by force: it can only be achieved by understanding.” -Albert Einstein 2020 is hard. On all of us. Emotionally. Relationally. Financially. Academically. Quite honestly, I think our collective trauma will generate new solutions, build new/stronger relationships,… Continue reading

    Revolutionary 2020
  • The Power of Reflection

     “Reflection is one of the most underused yet powerful tools for success.” -Richard Carlson Reflection is defined as “serious thought or consideration” – yet it does NOT necessarily need to be revolutionary, deep or profound. It can be simple and… Continue reading

    The Power of Reflection
  • Starting the Homeschool Year STRONG!

    You want your kiddos to be well-behaved? With school-at-home, before, during and after? Are you worried about your new role as your child’s “teacher” or “learning coach?” Well- I got you! I am going to share with you behavior management… Continue reading

    Starting the Homeschool Year STRONG!
  • First-ish Day of School on Wellness Wednesday

    Oh my goodness! Was today really the kick-off to the 2020-2021 School Year? I have a SECOND GRADER now? Oh, Lord help me find the serenity……to accept the things I cannot change…. <3 Let me start with some inspiration/support resources… Continue reading

    First-ish Day of School on Wellness Wednesday