Yoga and Earth

Lately I have been reading a lot of Wait But Why, a really smart, well-done, and even funny blog on science, culture, the history of life on earth, life on MARS. Everything you might have found fascinating and some things probably even not (for me, rockets fell into this category), complete with amusing stick drawings. … More Yoga and Earth

Do children need stability in their lives? Is this a rhetorical question? And the Montessori method

I’ve read a lot of books on child development, the Montessori method, positive parenting, etc.  Coming from a background in psychology, and neuropsych specifically, it has been drilled into my head the importance of evidence-based practices (thanks Kennedy Krieger!). I was not sold on Montessori until I learned how much the philosophy jives with what … More Do children need stability in their lives? Is this a rhetorical question? And the Montessori method

This week in news

I’d like to take a moment before we jump in to this week’s news to make a shout-out to Jon Oliver, who clearly must have seen my blog and thought it should be made into a weekly Sunday evening news show, that is equally brilliant, comedic and enlightening as my own blog. Too bad I … More This week in news

Maryland Democratic Gubernatorial Candidates and their Policies

This post was originally written for MyCity4her.com and was tailored to women in business. I have reworked the post here as more of an informational/opinion piece. To see the original (with more logistical info on voting as well), check it out here.       The Maryland Democratic gubernatorial primary is in a matter of … More Maryland Democratic Gubernatorial Candidates and their Policies