On Turning Thirty

Thirty trips. Thirty trips on this floating spec spinning around a ball of fire. I am so proud of these thirty trips. I am so grateful for them. I look back on them with a heart full of every emotion I can conceive of. Interesting how in these moments of reflection, my head becomes noisy

I Talk Too Much

I talk too much. I talk about my feelings instead of feeling my feelings. I talk and write and share and release so I never have to feel. So I never have to confront what’s in my heart. I stay up inside my head so I never have to drop down into my heart. I

We Are Safe

We are safe. We are healthy. We are together. We are lucky. This is my new daily mantra. ⁣⁣⁣⁣I wake up every morning the same way. Scared, anxious, sad. Instead of judging those “negative” feelings, I just notice them and give them space to move through me, trusting that they will. Then I do the

Links to FREE Online Learning Sites + Resources

Many of us are suddenly finding ourselves homeschooling our kids without any preparation. This can seem like a daunting task. But I hope this post offers some relief. As a Montessori parent, I understand the ease and value of letting kids choose their own activities. The philosophy of Montessori learning is “freedom within boundaries”. It