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Bringing Nature Home For The Holidays

Bringing Nature Home For The Holidays

One of my favorite 8-year-olds and I were recently wandering a winter garden when she picked up a white and grey Mockingbird feather.  In magic wand fashion she waved it back and forth, then used it to feel the wind on her cheek.Her eyelids dipped and a gentle smile...

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Less stuff. More Connection.

Less stuff. More Connection.

Yesterday my 17-year-old and I were talking about the upcoming holiday season when she said, “Mom, I’d rather have fewer things and more of you instead.” It made me wonder, “why do people even give gifts this time of year?” After mulling over my daughter’s...

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What are kids losing along with the loss of their senses?

What are kids losing along with the loss of their senses?

If you have a child, or you work with kids, you should be aware that they are living in a seriously depressed and anxious world.  The World Health Organization reports that “Depression is the leading cause of disability worldwide” (World Health Organization, 2018)....

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