Earlier this year I was able to take my youngest to Kennedy Space Center. He is fascinated with SpaceX. Elon Musk is one of his personal heros. As we explored and toured Kennedy Space Center, I realized that all the success of space exploration was grounded in failure. A lot of failure on the part of NASA.
I married into Finnish heritage. My husband is half-Finn and therefore my children are quarter-Finns. So we naturally hear a lot about their heritage. A couple of years a
The following considerations were compiled by the US Department of Veterans Affairs. This information is especially sensitive to the major adjustments working adults have had to make and the possible reactions to this collective traumatic experience.
Because we are in this midst of a disaster response marathon, it is helpful to pause and tell yourself you are doing the best you can. "A sprinter's pace is just not sustainable." Mental and physical breaks will be n
Religiousness and spirituality are interrelated but different aspects of human functioning. Research often defines religiousness as involvement in practices and commitment to beliefs associated with particular religious communities or ideologies. Where as spirituality focuses on an individual’s quest for meaning and transcendence. While many people are both religious and spiritual, some are only one or the other. There is room for us to define each of these within ourselves
This is challenging moment in history when it comes to parenting. Schools are closed.
For those of you who have children at home and are attempting to help with schooling, if it's beginning to feel really hard, it's because it is.
Normal homeschooling often utilizes amazing community resources and supports human connections and group hobbies. We need to make it clear that we are not homeschooling. We are quarantine schooling. We are attempting to provide educational s