A Letter to My First Born and Chocolate Ice Cream

Yesterday I picked up my oldest from the airport. She graduated from college last May, and then spent the summer as a counselor at an idyllic camp in the Adirondacks. Now she is figuring out the "what comes next" part of her life. What follows is a letter I wrote, but never shared with her.  I…

The Top Ten Things I Learned (or was reminded of) from Being a Student Again

Here are my “aha” moments from my time spent as a student last month. During class, I would actually catch myself thinking, “Oh my gosh…." (then blah, blah,blah…whatever huge revelation I happened to make at the time). So now, without further ado, here it is. I am now going to impart my wisdom upon you.…