The Best Textbook

Dear Educational Powers-that-Be…someone, anyone who will listen? Why-oh-why is experiential learning becoming a thing of the past and our children’s school hours being increasingly filled with “testing”? And as I chaperoned my 4th grade daughter’s class field trip to a local salt marsh yesterday, I, once again, witnessed kids being excited about learning.  Their young minds… Continue reading The Best Textbook



I am in the throes of blogger’s block right now. I just haven’t been feeling the inspiration lately. Is it the weather? Winter sure-as-heck doesn’t want to seem to clear the way for Spring and I’m simply tired of being cold (realizing fully that I will regret that last statement come July). Those proud, swooping… Continue reading Stalled