Making an Ordinary Outing an Adventure

It was my daughter’s idea—catching the sunrise and sunset on the summer solstice. She planned to see them with a friend, and I smiled at the idea. So, early Saturday morning, when the pink light of dawn glimmered around the edges of my bedroom curtains, I decided to copy her. “Come with me,” I whispered to… Read more »

Taking Time to PLAY?

Many of us have been sheltering-in-place for over 10 weeks now. During this period, have you taken time to play?  Play frees our minds. When we focus on a game, we let other thoughts go. Play activates our senses. When we catch a ball outdoors, we feel its weight as it strikes our glove. We listen, watch, move…. Read more »