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  1. It is at once liberating, daunting, exciting, and, it must be said, occasionally frightening to realize the extent to which my world is in my hands.  I am freer than I was told as a child; I am freer than I was led to believe.

    Ben Hewitt, Home Grown, p. 8

  2. That rare treat: idle time

    This article hits the nail on the head…this is why we un-enrolled from so many things.  The kids were stressed out and too busy.  When people ask me why we don’t take advantage of more after-school programs and why we don’t do more, I tell them that I am tired of telling my kids that…

  3. To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.

    Simon Weil

  4. I’m back.

    I’m finally back in this space, and really eager to get going on a lot of posts and thoughts I’ve been thinking about. We’re back from a Yoga for Congo tour and we’ve been settling in to our new home and life. Moving here has reemphasized to me the rightness of this path for the…

  5. Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.

    Marthe Troly-Curtin, "Phrynette Married"