American Girl and the Economy

Last night, I hunkered down from the -20 wind chills with a fire and a DVD my girls wanted to watch: Kit Kitridge. Yep. I was about to suffer my way through an American Girl Movie. Somehow, it was fascinating to me to watch how people made ends meet during an economy that went south. […]

You can do ANYTHING!

Your 2nd grade teacher lied to you. The moment you heard, “you could grow up to be President of the United States,” it was over. Let’s face it, we Americans are optimists.  At the heart of American society, we believe in the power and potential to change.  So this new book caught my attention: You […]