A Simple Post, and something to think about

Make the Ordinary Come Alive by William Martin Do not ask your children to strive for extraordinary lives. Such striving may seem admirable, but is it a way of foolishness. Help them instead to find the wonder and the marvel of an ordinary life. Show them the joy of tasting tomatoes, apples and pears. Show…

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Time…Take it, Love it, Savor it.

  The other day I went for a walk in the mountains with my two nieces and their boys. It was beautiful; lots of woods, dirt, bugs, trees, light, and shadows. I really loved it. However I noticed that others seemed to be in a hurry. Why? Where the heck did we need to be:…

What Do You Think?

Gender Roles: Not as bad as we think? Don’t let all the hype of anti-traditional gender roles fool you. According to a study of American Sociological Review in 2013 couples get busier behind closed doors more often when men and women engage in traditional gender roles; like men working on cars, mowing the lawn, taking…

Dad?

As I follow blogs, things to do with children, activities, etc there seems to be a disconnect. The majority of activities are targeted towards women and their children (notice I said majority NOT all). This is 2013, and men are more in the picture then they ever have been in the past. Where are the…