Grit

The book Grit, written by Angela Duckworth, had been high on my reading list for quite a while but it never seemed to make it to the top. When my daughter entered kindergarten last year her school motto was “Let’s Get Gritty” which I was excited about and now I knew I really needed to … Continue reading Grit

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6 Year Old’s Botmless Abyss

At lunch today I decided to read the Onion, http://www.theonion.com and I came across “6-Year-Old Stares Down Bottomless Abyss Of Formal Schooling.” While the article is hilarious it did get me thinking about what an insane amount of time we spend in things like school and work to prepare ourselves for a few years of … Continue reading 6 Year Old’s Botmless Abyss