Ghosts, Aliens, and Fevers, Oh My!

Ghosts, Aliens, and Fevers, Oh My!

Posted by on Mar 9, 2015 in All, Art, MFW, Story A Day, Storytelling, video, Writing | No Comments

This week started auspicously enough: our monthly Media Free Week, a media fast for the whole family, usually gives me more creative time. However, it wasn’t meant to be. Our son got a nasty cold, a full-on feverish headcold that took up all our energy and sacrificed our sleep to taking temperatures, delivering medicines, and […]

Harvesting and Abstaining

Harvesting and Abstaining

Posted by on Oct 1, 2012 in All, MFW | No Comments

October is a month for harvesting, and enjoying the bounty of hard work.

Relief

Relief

Posted by on Aug 6, 2012 in All, MFW, Teach, Work | One Comment

Just as my boy is making plans to explore the world, I too am planning some new projects.

Confession Time

Confession Time

Posted by on Jun 25, 2012 in MFW | No Comments

I share this out of shame, and for full disclosure.

Chit-Chat

Chit-Chat

Posted by on May 15, 2012 in All, MFW, Teach | 2 Comments

Last week’s Media Free Week was marked by firsts and accomplishments for our household.

One last fast, of a kind

One last fast, of a kind

Posted by on Nov 17, 2011 in MFW | One Comment

This month, our media fast was rich with the knowledge that we were about to embark on a new journey…

Seeing the forest in spite of the trees

Seeing the forest in spite of the trees

Posted by on Oct 26, 2011 in All, MFW, Teach | 8 Comments

I hope these thoughts are helpful as you navigate our wacky consumer media landscape.

Sounds of Silence

Sounds of Silence

Posted by on Sep 15, 2011 in MFW, Teach | No Comments

Having had such a good break, I was surprised to find that this week was actually quite difficult.

Our new teachers

Our new teachers

Posted by on Aug 31, 2011 in MFW, Teach | No Comments

Children are adopting media and technology at an incredibly fast rate…

A New Point of View

A New Point of View

Posted by on Jun 5, 2011 in MFW | 2 Comments

Monday is the start of our first Media Free Week in Vermont.