In August of 2010, we walked into a new elementary school for the first time, in our new town, having only lived here for a couple of weeks. Today, the last day of this school year, our youngest will walk out of that school for the last time. After 11 straight years of having aContinue reading “The End of an Era”
Our kids need time “unplugged.” Camp is an opportunity for a week in nature with no electronics. They can’t retreat on their screens. They learn and practice necessary and valuable face-to-face communication skills.
I love karate. I am currently a junior blue belt. My favorite kata is H-pattern 2. Here are 5 reasons why I like karate. Fun Friday Sparring Tuesday Ninja course every last Thursday of the month exercise meeting new people and finding what they like.
We just got back from a week in Florida. Traveling with a large family has some unique challenges. I’ve learned a few things along the way. Enjoy this list of 10 things NOT to do on a family vacation. We may or may not have learned these the hard way! Expect everything to be awesome.Continue reading “10 Things NOT to do on a Family Trip”
I’m Kris. I’m the family manager. If it needs scheduled, figured out, put on a to do list, or otherwise taken care of, it’s probably me that’s doing it. I’m an Enneagram 3 with a 2 wing, so it totally makes sense that I’m the one managing all the things.