Three Schools, Three Days

Thank you again to all the people that donated. I wanted to give you a quick update on how the trip is going.: First, it is a lil hot about 94 degrees. This is a bit harsh when you add in pollution, traffic and bugs. That said, the schools that we are visiting are quite […]

Back to India…

Why education? Education affects everything. From lowering mortality rates and birth defects to improving health — the benefits of education are seen at all levels of life. Education lowers crime rates, risk of exploitation and is the best way to break the poverty cycle. This is why I’ve decided to participate with Effect.org, an international […]

Long weekend

After a long (2) weekends of constructing 3 beds in the kids rooms as well as my son's Lego, this lil guy describes exactly how I feel :)

ReMindfulness App

http://www.remindfulnessapp.com/ Awhile ago I started using this app.  It pops up a quote at set or random times that you schedule.  I find this a great way to hack your life into being more “mindful.”  Very similar to the Apple Watch feature to remind you to stand, this  reminds you to take a moment for […]

WTF Quaker?

This post is a lil dated, but as a parent, I still face it every day. The kid is learning to ride a bike. He specifically states to “don’t let go until I say so” and the Mom enters into a verbal contract by saying, “I won’t!” Then SHE LETS GO! WTF? Are you kidding […]