Master the Magical 15 Minutes

 

Do you need:

  • A boost for your creative practice and confidence?
  • A spark for your creativity?
  • A tip for beginning to learn something new?
  • A trick for getting unstuck?
  • A method to postpone procrastination?
  • A tool to help your kids with learning something difficult?
  • A self-administered kick in the pants to just get on with a dreaded task?

Just last week Suzi Colpa and I were discussing these ideas with a group of women who attended our Tea and Tales event.    

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Book Review: Slow Homeschooling by Milva MacDonald

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B072ZBQZPX

 

 

Slow Homeschooling:Essays About Mindful Homeschooling

This is a small but mighty book.  Just 64 pages, it contains a powerful collection of 23 essays that touch upon a range of issues that parents grapple with as they explore the decision about homeschooling, and more issues that arise once they start on their homeschooling journey.

Take a look at the table of contents:   

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Exploring Iceland

I love to travel just as much as I love to learn.

And every time I/we travel I learn so much even before the trip starts from researching, planning, and finding ways to be creative with the budget so we can see more while spending less.

Now that our child is an adult, we still try to find some time to travel and go exploring together. I’ve been encouraged by other friends with adult children who highly recommend making the effort even though it might require more creativity than it used to: partial trips, meeting up en route, or negotiating who does what.

Sometimes it gets pretty complicated.   

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New Year Learning Resolutions

Have you made any resolutions, picked a word for the year, vowed to change some habits? How about setting goals and outlining your actions steps? Here are a few questions to consider:   What do you want to learn this year?   What do you want to do in your life this year?   How … Read moreNew Year Learning Resolutions