Time to focus on healing our world
Ways to make things better for the next generations. Here you will find my past, present and ideas to help make the future brighter.
Who’s That With Old St. Nick?
“Up on the rooftop reindeer pause, out jumps good old Santa Claus”, but who is that crazy character that came with him? In many parts of the world children have a very different vision in their head, when Santa Claus comes to town. Santa Claus is a tradition celebrated here in the United States, while…
A School Day in France
As we get into our own back to school routines, I thought it might be interesting to check in and see how school children in France, typically spend their day. Traditionally, the school day runs from 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Schools are closed Wednesday and Sunday, and children often have a half-day of school on Saturday.…
Suffering from Wanderlust?
wan·der·lust: a strong, innate desire to rove or travel about. I frequently suffer from wanderlust. When it first appears the symptoms settle in my bones and then it begins to drive me just a little nutty. My first affliction with wanderlust appeared at an early age. My parents took me on many adventures throughout the…
I was super excited to return to Seville, which I had been to once before, years and years ago (about 20, I believe) with my mother and brother. I remember it being a vibrant and colorful city, full of ceramics and Flamenco, although it has definitely become more modern, I wasn’t disappointed. Seville is such a vibrant…
Getting Back Up Again
Returning from our European adventure was quite an emotional experience for me. Traveling throughout Europe for 7 months was a dream come true. We had planned and saved for years and I really wasn’t sure what we were going to do once we got back. We moved back into our old house (literally, it is…