Monthly Archives: December 2011

Frohes Fest!

Happy Holidays to Family and Friends Far and Near! Every year since we’ve been married, I’ve sent out a holiday letter, which for the past decade has also included a photo of our beautiful child(ren). This year, since most of … Continue reading

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Language Education: Two Years and Three Months

Almost exactly two years ago, a good friend of mine and I circulated a petition in our tiny community to request that our school board add instruction in a second language to our elementary school curriculum. My friend, who coincidentally … Continue reading

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I Can’t Carry It All

When I was in college, a dear friend gave me the Dr. Seuss book, Thidwick the Big-Hearted Moose for my birthday. The story is about a moose who lets a little bug build a home in his antlers, which leads … Continue reading

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