Roots, Patience, and Presence

Roots, Patience, and Presence We have been discussing the benefit of examining the roots in our lives and comparing them to tree roots.  We have talked about the benefit of taking the time to establish a solid foundation for ourselves from which we can operate.  We...

Building Assets in Your Community

Building Assets in Your Community For some time now, I have been writing about the benefits of building assets with young people.  This is the mission of the Search Institute (https://search-institute.org) using their huge research database to create the 40...
Overcoming Difficulties with Kids

Overcoming Difficulties with Kids

Overcoming Difficulties with Kids It was a difficult decision, I had an opportunity for a new position in another state, but our son was a Junior in high school, and I knew that moving for him would be difficult.  My wife and I sat down and discussed it with him to...