Our Not-So-Empty "Empty Nest"

Resurrecting the Role of the Extended Family (More on Education after Easter) The epiphany came to me one day, while I was chatting with a woman by the beautiful Deschutes River in downtown Bend, Oregon.   Her two boys were grown and she lived nearby within a block of...

Stressing Over Educational Choices?

Choices. Americans face an overly abundant array of choices on a daily basis. And making decisions, regardless of how small, can elevate stress. From selecting that perfect cup of coffee to the most suitable laptop, we ponder a mammoth variety of options at every...