Using teachable moments to exercise a variety of skills

Using teachable moments to exercise a variety of skills

We stopped for lunch at a convenience store on our way out of Delaware.  There was a map on the wall where we helped the kids locate the two beaches we visited on the trip, the town of Milton, where we went for the Horseshoe Crab Festival and a cousin’s…

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Super science adventure and yes you CAN take your kids to a beer tasting!

Super science adventure and yes you CAN take your kids to a beer tasting!

I am big on moments.  When you have three kids, you don’t get whole days that are blissfully fantastic.  Travel can be a combination of intensely moving and sanity sucking (what the hell were we thinking?, do they not realize this is awesome?, this is fun dammit!, let’s get them…

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10 Lessons I Have Learned From My Dad

10 Lessons I Have Learned From My Dad

My dad rocks.  Literally and figuratively.  With Father’s Day approaching, I wanted to share some of what I have learned from him.  While I am not nearly as successful at putting the following lessons into practice as he is, I aspire to be more like him every day.  1.  Empathy…

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