Being Earnest

Why We Need Stories Now (More Than Ever)

Since we moved to isolating as a family in mid-March, my children, ages 5 and 7, have been filling...
Life Lessons Being Earnest

Parent POV: Ready for the Zombie Apocalypse

As I write this, I can't help but feel that our kids would be better prepared for a zombie  ...
Life Lessons Being Earnest

Parent POV: Good Enough

My 10-year-old daughter telling her friends over FaceTime that she can only have Lucky Charms on...
Life Lessons Being Earnest

Parent POV: Making the Most of Down Time

Even though school is shut down, and virtual learning is not up and running yet, that does not mean...