An Ordinary Poppy | 49

An Ordinary Poppy | 49

It’s okay to not be exceptional — really. Also, our metrics for success are really odd, and don’t forget about art. How to Say GoodbyeWhy You Don’t Need to Be ExceptionalTall Poppy SyndromeOrder Shadow & Light and join the Advent CommunityGet...
Love Your Creators | 46

Love Your Creators | 46

Because of this paradox about the internet: that it can be both a thing of beauty and a dumpster fire, we all have to do our individual parts to make it more of the first description: a place of needed connection, education, encouragement, and personal and communal...
Think Like a Homeschooler | 43

Think Like a Homeschooler | 43

It’s helpful to adopt a homeschool mindset — even if you “do” school more traditionally. Here are four ways to think about education especially during fall 2020 (but anytime, really). Because if you think about it, we’re all pretty much...
Embrace Your Foggy Unknown (3/3) | 42

Embrace Your Foggy Unknown (3/3) | 42

Ultimately, what we do in our homes is usually overpowered by how our homes feel. And we have a whole lot of say in that — it’s crucial to tap into that during the unknown changes of this fall (but it’s still true all the time). Order Tsh’s new book,...
Seasonal Playlists | 39

Seasonal Playlists | 39

It’s so, so easy to make playlists now — use the technology to create easy audio “scrapbooks” of different seasons in your life. Plus, Tsh chats with fellow writer Sarah Bessey about what’s on her Good List. My fall 2020 playlistMy...
Take Breaks | 37

Take Breaks | 37

We all need regular respites in our lives, because we’re humans, not machines. Sarah Mackenzie’s Read-Aloud Revival & PodcastSarah on Instagram & FacebookTsh’s free weekly email, 5 Quick ThingsTsh on Twitter & InstagramSupport indie businesses and...