Monday Memories: A Long Runway

On Mondays, I repost older pieces that are somehow relevant again. Last week, a reader asked about whether homeschooling was delaying our children’s development, and this piece came to mind.  I first posted it nearly two years ago, and it still speaks to me today.  Thanks again to the young father who shared the idea with [Read More…]


Ezra came downstairs this morning with big news.   He had just read that, “two hundred people died climbing Mt. Everest.  And only eight hundred people made it to the top!” “Wow.  That means that one if five people died trying,” I noted, using every opportunity to sneak in a little math. “Well, I’m gonna [Read More…]