Tag: play

Ten Tiny Ways to Grow Hope

As I mentioned in “The Courage to be Playful“, human beings cannot thrive without play. They also wilt without the knowledge that they are valued, appreciated and wanted. As we enter the home stretch of the school year, we may find ourselves swinging between extremes of exhaustion… Continue Reading “Ten Tiny Ways to Grow Hope”

The Courage to Be Playful

As you’ve probably noticed, this month’s theme has been courage. One of the origins of the word courage is the Old French “cuer,” meaning “heart.” We have marked February by opening our hearts to love and history, and by asking our hearts to take small difficult steps… Continue Reading “The Courage to Be Playful”