Leave Room for Delight

Farmer's hand watering a young plant in sunshine

Delight is a fragile thing. Like a tiny plant pushing up through the earthy crust, it needs space and light and nourishment. Crowd it, cover it up, or fail to water it and it dies. Busyness is the enemy of delight. A too-full schedule has the same effect that we see when weeds choke out  [read more] …

Parenting in Parallel

Father And Son Doing Yard Work Together.

No one denies that the pace of life is on a rapid uptick. We are more fragmented than at any previous point in history. We are trading deep relationships with a few treasured friends for shallow social media relationships with many. The constantly increasing pressure to succeed has resulted in farming out much of our  [read more] …