When we feel crappy, it’s hard to show up (hello, crappy zone!). Enter self-care baseline. Yes, it’s THAT important.
One teen’s adventure with sand dunes, 103 F heat, and remembering some wise advice from Ferris Bueller.
Trying to do it all? Getting burned out on learning isn’t a great place to be. Some thoughts to consider.
Want to work with your kids to create a summer that feels useful in terms of learning and exploring as well as relaxing? I recently spoke with educator Joyce Wong about building a constructive summer. Here’s our conversation.
Looking to apply for a summer job, college scholarship, or program? A solid resume is a useful place to start.
What is a great opportunity to make lots of money worth to you? Does it take precedence over your well being?
It’s a new year. Got a list of resolutions? Take a read to help set yourself up so you can actually follow through and make a change.
A while back, I wrote a letter to my teen about beating burnout and becoming more productive. Where the message was driven home for her? Her college’s fraternity rush and hazing. (Yes, you read that correctly.) Reminder to my adult…
Recently Lexie shared some thoughts on the usefulness of taking a break. Yes, that fondness for Netflix may be more useful than my adult self has thought! Today we’ve got another teen’s take on the importance of taking a break,…
Times of stress happen — shit hits the fan sometimes. And perhaps, just perhaps, a useful way forward may be to quit trying to force ourselves out of the space and instead take a little while to numb out/procrastinate before…