Play Target Toss Try to toss a soft ball (appropriate for indoor play) into any receptacle around the house: sinks, trash
By Teresa Belton From books, arts, and sports classes to iPads and television, many parents do everything in their power
Third, as an "imagination coach," my role is to provide inspiration. For many of our kids, starting from nothing is daunting
Today, many of our kids are overscheduled and are therefore using their imaginations less than ever. It's a crisis in the
If we want to unleash Blake even more, we can compound the game. Rather than wonder imaginatively at the universe, poor Isaac
I have decided that what makes fundamentalism so vile is not that it perpetuates bigotry and hate, or the way it lacks authenticity by covering life with a veneer of false piety, or even how it erects (white) man-made boundaries to determine who's in and who's out.
Our home was a literate and musical one, with little television or radio. This was the key to my motivation to explore the world through books.
Photo: Martin Girard In time, maybe we will see that we are the most awe-inspiring machine to ever exist. For all the scientific
Although we can't undo the past, we can recognize a derailment and take action to get back on track.
Choose awareness of your thoughts over being absorbed in the sensations they produce as they carry you along to get what they want. The aim here is simple: reclaim your attention in order to be where you are, and then just quietly notice all that you can about yourself.
We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness
This summer, I’ve had the opportunity to do some cross-country traveling on airplanes. Each one propelled me high into the
Never miss the opportunity to see and explore the stars and the moon on a night sky. You can choose a nice beginner telescope
I see brave young soldiers imposing a curfew, civilians locked indoors by fear. I see silent, motionless victims; I see grieving
There is not a doubt in my mind that Mr. Spielberg believes in fairies and all things magical. I do, too. I've learned to cultivate enchantment and to be open to being astonished:
I think what ET might conclude is that Earth has been at war for about 5,000 years--pretty much non-stop. The first war in
I am not sure if this is something that runs in families or is just a quirky anomaly of my family, but imaginary friends are a thing for us. My sister, Annie, had one for quite some time. Two of my three boys had multiple imaginary friends. So as a group, my family just went with it and welcomed them into the family.
In a world where we manage change in business instead of embracing it, it is not surprising that fear produces predictability and cookie cutter expectations at events. It is part of the current transactional nature of business that needs a reboot to match the 21st century human to human era.