CHRISTmas Traditions: The Least of These

Christmas is NEXT WEEK! I know the To-Do list is extra long, the Christmas parties are back-to-back, and you are all probably pretty exhausted. Now, more than ever, is the time to pause. What we fill our days with points to what Christmas is really about in our hearts. Is Christmas about THINGS?  Is Christmas about…

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Teachable Tuesday: Cultivating a Heart of Service

My older son started making his Christmas list three months ago! Actually, I remember doing the same thing when I was younger because it was so much fun to dream about all the magic of Christmas that was coming my way. The holidays are such an exciting time for children; all the mystery, hype, gifts…

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Teachable Tuesday: S.T.E.A.M. in the Kitchen

S.T.E.A.M. is a huge buzzword in education today. For those of you that are unfamiliar, it stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math focused education. Great S.T.E.A.M. programs use and integrate those five topics to help students explore, ask questions, engage in dialogue and create memorable learning experiences. As a former public school elementary…

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