Becoming Thoroughly Equipped and Fully Prepared – End in Mind Podcast, Season 3, Episode 3

This week we finish our three part series on Living with the End in Mind taken from our 2015 End in Mind Conference in Denver, CO As I prepare to post this podcast, I’m in Denver, CO in the middle of tech week for Artios of Littleton‘s production of Shakespeare’s Comedy of Errors.  I just finished writing my director’s notes…. Read More

Fight for the Heart of Your Child

Listen! I know it can be hard to stand firm on principle and conviction when emotions are running high. I know it can be lonely to be the only one who takes a stand with their child on a particular issue you feel strongly about. I know you would rather laugh with your child than endure some of those struggles… Read More

Looking to the Future Gives Today Meaning – End in Mind Podcast, Season 3, Episode 2

This week’s podcast is part two of my keynote presentation from the 2015 End in Mind Conference. Sometimes when I speak, it really is an act of preaching to myself. Yesterday, I spent the day in Denver, working with some amazing students alongside the team of parents and staff at Artios of Littleton. Denver is two hours from where we… Read More

Can You Forgive the Public School?

I hear your stories. I hear how the public school has hurt some of you, ignored you, and failed to meet your needs. I hear your frustration, your fury and your fear. I see the very real pain; the anxiety in my sweet young friend during his first three elementary schools, the tearful irritation of the new co-op mom who… Read More

Bierdstadt: The Master of Beauty

One of my favorite artists is Albert Bierdstadt.  He is one of the greatest of the early American portrait artists.  He pictured pristine America like it might have looked at the time of Lewis and Clark’s exploration.  He gave us a visual historical record of the magnificence of the pristine American wilderness.  He was a master at atmospheric perspective.  Looking… Read More

Time Management for Intentional Moms

Learn to make your goals in stone and your plans in sand. – Lori Lane Click To Tweet (one of those little known, homeschool mom secrets) ….and for some more secrets…read to the end of this post for a special surprise freebie!   I have loved being a wife and mother.  I wouldn’t have it any other way. BUT, Over… Read More