Surf and Seek

Summer break is, for obvious reasons, a highly recommend time for doing some college searching and scholarship researching. Students, possibly parents, will have some days, nights, and evenings free to surf the internet, and possibly travel to some campuses of interest. There is lots of good information out there, most of which is now just […]

This is the Year

As I was considering topics to write about this week, I thought it might be a good time to write directly to the parents regarding their college preparation for their kids. There will be plenty to say about what-all kids should and should not do as they approach their application seasons, but this blog will […]

The Game of Tests

When I introduce study tips to my university students, I tell them that as students they have two jobs. The first job is to grow in knowledge, understanding, and wisdom. I say that with my snooty, tweedy, university professor voice with my nose in the air, mostly to add a little levity to the discussion. […]

It Starts with the Driving Baby

Once upon a time, fifteen years or so ago, there was a little baby girl – my baby. She was soft, cuddly, cute, and completely helpless. We did everything for her. We changed her, dressed her, fed her, carried her around, and we were the go-to people for all things baby. Easy stuff, compared to […]