Tag: New Year

The new year in numbers around the world

One of my son’s classmates spent the last semester studying at a school in Ethiopia. She recently returned to their second-grade class and was barraged with a wide-range of questions about her time in the foreign country – the ones only seven or eight-year-old minds could phantom to ask, of course. When my son came... Read more »

Raising World Citizens Wishes for the New Year

Today, just a few days into 2013, I’m looking ahead to what I hope the new year will hold for me and my family. Forever the optimist, I know it will be full of amazing adventures, enriching lessons and wonderful times – with a healthy amount of laughter, love and joy sprinkled on top. And,... Read more »