Healthy Eating with Diet-to-Go

Healthy Eating with Diet-to-Go

I am not a dieter.  Or at least, I tell myself I am not a dieter….anymore.  In college I starved myself using SlimFast, tried the cabbage soup diet while living in Italy, gave the South Beach diet a whirl at some point.  But now, I prefer to think of my weight...
LiveDoGrow on a Bicycle

LiveDoGrow on a Bicycle

What can an eight year who learns to ride her bike after three years of trying teach you about living, doing, and growing? The short answer is….a lot. More than I might have imagined. I am thrilled to be sharing a letter to my daughter today, about her journey...
Lessons Learned After Two Weeks in a New Job

Lessons Learned After Two Weeks in a New Job

Have you ever made a decision based on a dream? A passion? Deciding to leave behind a career of 12 years in teaching was not something I did lightly. I struggled with it when I asked for my leave of absence to pursue a freelance writing career, and yet keep that...
Why Travel Trumps the Classroom

Why Travel Trumps the Classroom

Travel trumps the classroom. Yes, I realize that might sound strange, coming from a former teacher…but the idea is that travel fosters new experiences, new perspectives, and new real life learning. And yes, fine…there is learning is most classrooms, and I...