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October

2012

French Kisses

EDUCATION

I have had the pleasure of having my children in an American (public) and an International (private, French) school. I have noticed many differences in the teacher – student relationship and I will write about them from time to time. Today I want to discuss kisses and hugs. Both of my children are very affectionate […]

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October

2012

Simplifying and Downsizing for Travel

DIGITAL NOMAD

Simplifying and downsizing for travel, what does that mean to you? For some people, it means to have 4 pairs of designer jeans instead of 8. For others, it can be as extreme as taking a four bedroom house and simplifying it down to a backpack. I do have to admit I have never been […]

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October

2012

Live Like a Kid!

TRAVEL

Remember these days? Where did they go? Today I want everyone reading this to make an effort to “Live Like a Kid.” Why is it that when we become adults we forget the little things like going “no hands” or, in this case, “no feet?” I have been missing the part of me that was […]

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October

2012

Wonderful French Immersion Teachers: Merci Madame!

EDUCATION

  Have you or your children ever had an amazing teacher? Someone who stood out amongst the crowd of educators? Our children have been in the public and private systems for several years now. In their short encounter with teachers we have had some pretty amazing ones, but one stands out above the rest. Someone […]

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October

2012

So different, so alike

FAMILY, Growing up Maine

  This past weekend I was in Maine helping my parents with their apple orchard and I had time to meet up with my high school girls. It has been over 20 years since we hung out regularly and we can still make each other laugh like it was yesterday. How does this happen? Over […]

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September

2012

What Does 40 Feel Like?

FAMILY

What does 40 feel like? It feels great. Except for the complete memory loss (literally) overnight. I woke up yesterday morning and realized that my “janitor” stack of keys were missing. I tried to rely on my memory from the night before, it failed me. The maintenance manager in my building said maybe I had […]



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