Back to School

September ushers in change in routine, in seasons, in the order and rhythm of our days, and it marks our 18th year of homeschooling. Two sons and a daughter have already graduated from high school leaving me with just two for the first time in many years -- a freshman and a senior. Our senior …

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The Currency of Zero

“Did anything surprise you?” my husband asked. “Not really,” I answered a little too quickly. “I know myself pretty well. I could have told you where I’d end up without answering all those questions.” Pause. My husband wisely waits me out sometimes. “Well, I guess one thing surprised me. For the past 21 years, I’ve …

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