Ahimsa:  The Lesson Still Sticks

Ahimsa: The Lesson Still Sticks

When Marina was only two years old, I started teaching her the principles of Ahimsa. The act of preserving everything’s right to life. The lessons she has learned have created some interesting situations and some laughs. One thing I remember from my childhood is...
Let There Be Mummies

Let There Be Mummies

  There is  a billboard on the route where Marina and I drive a couple times a week. The billboard features a mummy and is promoting the Mummies of the World exhibit at the Leonardo Museum downtown. Marina has seen mummies on cartoons, at Halloween and in make-up...
Learning Lessons At the Safe Kids Fair

Learning Lessons At the Safe Kids Fair

  I was sitting home with two kids on a Saturday morning. Both of the kids wanted to watch TV and I really didn’t want them to. As I stepped outside ,I said ‘hello ‘to my neighbor, Melissa. In casual talk she mentioned to me that they were going...