private school

27. October 2020 careers, education, parenting 0
This fall I’ve founded the Creative Season Private School because of Covid19 restrictions. The two grands are my pupils. In-fact, I’m their instructor, chef, dog groomer, organizer and a potty train coach. Less mess equals quality time all around. Using a classic Montessori technique, children have natural instincts to learn on their own. Their mom ...

Observation

08. July 2020 education, health 0
My youngest grandson, Wygee, is nearly six. He’s been watching a whole lot of Yellow Bird on YouTube lately. I’m Gammy but you can call me Dunum. Yeah, leave it all up to a bad grand’ma to let YouTube babysit; you know you have to keep the peace. Yellow Bird changed their name to Orange ...

Empowered

22. December 2019 education, wisdom 0
Ah the feeling of empowerment, hands-on learning is phenomenal. Retrieving experience for later with something to look forward to. Something to wake up for, something meaningful. I’m already a caregiver. Unpaid of course yet the rewards are personal. Similar to my mother-in-law, Juan, whom I love and appreciate, we enjoy our indoor landscape with our ...

Self sufficient

Relying on other people for *character can be disappointing. As a child, I wandered the woods for solitude. Quality time has developed my individuality—personality is what I struggled with. Then, I felt unimportant. Today, I’m still unimportant. The main difference is the developed sense of myself. One of my peers went so far as to ...