Don’t Reprimand, Call Out Greatness

How to Respond in Challenging Situations

My daughter struggled with math as a junior high student. She would probably say she hated it. As I sat at the kitchen counter watching her labor over each problem, it suddenly dawned on me to say “you will probably teach math some day. You will have empathy towards those students who don’t get it […]

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Hi! Welcome to Roots and Wings. Looking forward to chatting with you over a virtual cup of coffee. Your passions are authentic and valuable. And doable. Fruitfulness flourishes in the soil of a lifestyle that is physically, emotionally, mentally and spiritually whole.  Discover new insights, strategies and inspiration to live well. There is a special […]