We are complicated creatures living in a complicated world. If we can have the courage to be vulnerable, be uncomfortable, be humble, be listening, be curious, be open and move forward even if it means messing up, our communities can heal and our children can learn by us living as an example.
This is a picture of HOPE. Hope of ending this weekend on a positive note. A real family dinner I SO believe in but haven’t achieved yet because... kids that are 4,3,1. We have been mostly in survival mode.
Real or Fake? What’s your family’s tradition? 🎄 We have been trying to be more mindful about our choices with everything- so the idea of a better eco choice came up when decorating for the holidays this year.🌍
Now as the business and my dreams get bigger, I realize that this thing ismore than kindness. Consistent goodness is the goal. Kindness is vessel. If we all come together and do good, be good, spread good, build good, teach good everyday- we create something EXTRAORDINARY. WE CHANGE THE WORLD.
I was thrilled when my friend, Leslie, Education Coordinator at Ada Jenkins, let me know that the kids created a book about the history of the school/center. When I saw the book I was blown away! They did such a great job bringing the story of Ada Jenkins to life with their words and illustrations. The 4th and 5th Grade LEARN Works Students are talented and now, they know it, all because of the leadership of their teacher, Ms. Kenzie.
Here is our interview with Ms. Kenzie about the project…