On Being a Woke Parent

On Being a Woke Parent

You have probably heard parents admit that parenting is the most demanding work they have ever done, and that nothing in the whole world is as important to them as their young ones. I hear these statements everywhere I go. But it’s easy to tell what actually matters...
Curiosity is a Keeper

Curiosity is a Keeper

This piece originally appeared in the July 2018 ‘Curiosity’ issue of Fernie Fix Magazine. Young people value play, discovery, and connection – those are the things that are important to all of us when we are little. Do you remember how easy it was to laugh and make...
A Few of the Most Important Things

A Few of the Most Important Things

This piece originally appeared in the June 2018 ‘Bucket List’ issue of Fernie Fix Magazine. What are all the things I want to do/see/experience before I die? This is the proverbial bucket list. Making such a list is an opportunity to reflect on what would feel...