The magic of firsts

Part of the joy of sharing our experiences is that the things that for us are ordinary: are amazing when experienced through the lens of a young person having that experience for the very. first. time. We had our first snow of the year in Virginia this weekend. As I watched it come down, I…

Thankful Friday: Vol. One

Thankful Thursday: Thankful Friday resolution: I think it’s normal to get caught up in the happenings of life. Indeed, there’s so much happening! I work with exchange students in Virginia and they are: In art club, performing in plays, being involved in sports, meeting new friends, exploring, discovering and getting their bearings in their schools…