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Put a puzzle in my coffin when I die…

Just out of college I had the amazing opportunity to work as a Child Life Therapist at a large Children’s Hospital.  I had just graduated from Gordon College which is a Christian college on the North Shore in Massachusetts.  What is a Child Life Therapist?    It is a specialist who works closely with children and families in medical settings, serving as …

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Non-food gifts for Valentine’s Day…

I still have candy laying around from Halloween. Yes…I know it is January.   After Halloween then it is Thanksgiving and Little Girl comes home from school with a bag full candy treats from school.  Add to the pile.  Tack on Christmas…more sweets.  You know what is right around the corner?  Valentines Day.  You know those fun cards have some little sugar …

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National School Choice Week…

This week is National School Choice Week!   “NSCW recognizes all K-12 options, including traditional public schools, public charter schools, public magnet schools, private schools, online academies, and homeschooling. Started in 2011, NSCW is now the world’s largest annual celebration of opportunity in education. Over the past seven years, there have been more than 58,000 NSCW events planned across the country …

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