Teach Me…

image by Aaron Burden I woke up this morning with these words ringing in my ear, “teach me.” Maybe it was because our almost 3 month old daughter was screaming for her feed at 4 in the morning. But it struck me that as parent, we ruminate about how we are...

One Powerful Question to Ask Each Other

  Maybe we need to find a way of having less things and have deeper connections with people. Rather than trying to give people advice, we can start by asking each other questions. Facebook got you figured out long time ago. In the opening of each potential news...

In Praise of The Nurturers of The World

To the Nurturers in our lives, I thank you. You are a gift to this world. You are gift to others. Without you, we’d fail to thrive and grow.  From the words of Fred Rogers,    “Think of those people who loved you into your being.”    These people...

What is the Opposite of Play? (It’s not work)

The opposite of play, is not work. It is depression.1 When was the last time you allowed yourself to play? Play is an antidote to feeling depressed. Play is fuel; without it, we run on an empty tank. Play is a spark. Many of us need that to reignite our daily living....