Photo-a-day challenge

City Sonnet: August 29, 2019. Reflection/ father and son

A random photo I took of Chris and Elliot. When scrolling through them later did I realize they have the same observational pose. How can they be so similar, down to details like body posture?! Elliot is a mini reflection of his daddy. This is one of those photos I cherish for our family. Thank… Continue reading City Sonnet: August 29, 2019. Reflection/ father and son

Personal growth

I can’t have enough planners – ever

Have you noticed all the brightly colored, creative-formatted, and happy-inducing academic planners in stores these days?? Pretty papers are my weakness: the texture, colors, and weight of each page between my fingers. I'm a paper nerd! I bought a floral planner last year: it reminded me of the upcoming autumn season. I must've been in… Continue reading I can’t have enough planners – ever

Education · learning with kids

John Dewey and his empowering words for education

John Dewey is one of my favorite progressive educators from the 20th century. His thoughts inspire me to focus on the bigger aims of teaching and learning. Also, want to give a shot out for my educator friends and dedicated parents working hard for your kids! Hope you know how special you are. "Education is… Continue reading John Dewey and his empowering words for education