White Mountain Woman

Taking Back Our Summer

I look forward to summer so much!  But every summer, as I sit down with a calendar to mark off summer camps and activities, our summer is almost completely booked!  When did we lose our summer?  This actually started happening years ago, as our kids grew older and were involved in more activities.  But as my children…

Getting Your Kids Outside

Do you love the outdoors?  Do your kids love to adventure with you?  Although kids are wired to naturally enjoy playing outside, sometimes that wiring gets crossed.  One day they are little kids just living for a playground, then all of a sudden they are glued to their electronic devices, more intent on watching other…

On Motivation

What motivates you?  Why does it matter?  We’ve talked a lot about setting goals, but if we don’t have the right motives, we will never reach those goals.  We first have to decide why we want something in order to be able to stay on track and be diligent until we get there.  We’ve talked about…