Who is your child now?

Children are a paradox.  Full and complete from birth, yet constantly forming, they are ‘becoming.’  That means, they are trying to grow into that which they have always been, and anchor who they are into the world of form and substance. Who are they now?  How do we see them?  With what eyes do we (more…)

Dreams

Our dreams are aspirations of the soul trying to create, trying to be freed, trying to bring meaning and purpose to our lives.  Pay attention to your highest aspirations and hopes.  Create through them.  Bring them into reality.

One with her Dance!

Kialulolani Okohoaka Kapuakukahi Piu Ukpihea, (also known as eight-year-old Kaya), is hardly bigger than her Hawaiian name.  But her persona and ability to express herself through her body is so much greater than either her name or her age or her size. Watch her light up as she explains she started out doing ballet, but (more…)

Baseball as Mathematics!

Eleven-year-old Jaxon Cota admits he’s happiest on the baseball field, but not for the reasons we might think.  Jaxon says he loves baseball because of the amount of thinking that goes on, including the statistics involved.  Having a real logical-mathematical intelligence, he sees numbers everywhere.  He not only engages with them in the active game (more…)

What really holds us back?

We do.  When we repeat old habits, believe old stories about ourselves, keep our children smaller than they are because we can’t conceive of ‘bigger’—even inside ourselves…When we do all these things and more…we busy ourselves with less than optimal concerns.  Then we forget to grow. 

Break the Language Barrier? Why?

While Tim Donner has learned 20 languages, his quest is to use that gift to explore his own humanity and that of the world around him, (which describes not just a linguistic creativity, but an interpersonal intelligence as well).  He is impassioned. Watch and listen closely; don’t miss how he describes learning, through auditory, visual (more…)

Self-preservation, anybody?

Believe it or not, all you have is the moment you are in.  When life is moving fast, things are overwhelming, the kids need an attitude readjustment or your spouse is ‘out to lunch…’  STOP!  Look at your feet (to make sure you’re still there) and then take a deep breath!  The rest is going (more…)