3 Reasons the seasons are good for you

3 Reasons the seasons are good for you It’s happening. (Well, maybe.) The leaves are turning yellow and falling, but that might be from our Indian summer. We’ve got 90s in late September and no rain since I can’t remember when. Autumn is on its way, even though...

Why I dislike September but love October

Why I dislike September but love October Is September over yet? I’m ready to be done with it. I prefer October. In fact, I absolutely love October as much as I dislike September. Here’s why: It’s my birthday month. It’s not hot anymore. The autumn leaves in...

The value of remembering 9/11

The value of remembering 9/11 I vividly remember 9/11. I was sitting on my loveseat in the living room for quick mental break with the Today Show before I sat down to finish up my plans for my son’s birthday on the following day. Katie Couric and Matt Lauer were...

How everyone can benefit from “back-to-school”

How everyone can benefit from “back-to-school” It’s back-to-school time. I don’t know why that’s always so exciting for me—it means piles of grading, early mornings, missing grades in the grade book, parent emails, student excuses. But I’m an...

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