Tag Archives: Teachable Moments

Pages from the Past

The library archives are boring. At least, that’s what two of my kids informed me of one summer morning when I hauled them out of the house and to the library. I’d discovered the archives section several months ago while researching for my novel. Housed in a small room on the basement level, the archives […]

Slowly Letting Go

“There are two gifts we should give our children; one is roots and the other is wings.”  – Unknown As we hurtle toward the parenting finish line with our oldest child, who will start her high school years in the fall, I am mindful of the phases of parenting. As parents, we are the gatekeepers […]