August Is for Setting Goals

August Is for Setting Goals

August is for setting goals. I developed that mindset during my first 47 years of life, 42 of which were spent going to school or teaching school. I left the classroom in 2003, but to me August still feels more like the beginning of a new year than does January....
Just Talk

Just Talk

Just talk. That’s guest blogger Kimberly Drew’s advice for parents worrying about their children’s future. Today Kimberly talks about what happens when she and her husband make time to just talk. The summer sun is staying up longer in the day and I...
4 Caregiving Lessons Mom Taught Me

4 Caregiving Lessons Mom Taught Me

The caregiving lessons Mom taught me came thick and fast during my childhood. Every day, as she cared for my dad, her example provided lessons – some good and some not so much – to last a lifetime. Or so I thought. Nowadays, Mom lives in a memory care unit....