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Train your children in the way they should go, train them in love.

This video over the weekend was circulated on Facebook of a young babysitter who was hitting a young baby of about 2 years old and subsequently stepped on that baby continuously. 630 more words


The answer is the peer group

I spent the weekend at a reunion of the M&T program
(www.upenn.edu/fisher/) for its 35th anniversary. It was a weekend filled with inspiring and interesting speeches and opportunities to catch up with old friends and a diverse group of fellow alums. 242 more words

I No Longer Choose to Please

I just came across this piece from the remarkable Meryl Streep. It really connected with me, this is exactly how I am beginning to feel. I used to be a people pleaser all throughout my childhood, adolescent years and young twenties but I have begun to make a major shift in that pattern this past year. 13 more words


Homeschooling, Culture Shock, and Me

HA note: The following is reprinted with permission from Lana Hope’s blog Wide Open Ground. It was originally published on February 26, 2014.

This is a good week.  1,117 more words