General Parenting Resources

These are some general resources for parents of growing girls. Clicking on the books will take you to their ordering pages on Amazon.com. Resources for Parents of Elementary, Middle, and High School Girls Celebrating Girls: Nurturing and Empowering Our Daughters by Virginia Rutter Dads and Daughters: How to Inspire, Understand, and Support Your Daughter When…

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Poetry for the Winter Months

In many traditions & ancient cultures, the winter months are a time for turning inward, reflecting, finding light in darkness, practicing gratitude. The poems and quotes collected here reflect these themes. Enjoy.< Elizabeth Gilbert’s words at the very end of her book Eat, Pray, Love “In the end, though, maybe we must all give up trying…

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Poetry Celebrating the Body

Today like every other day We wake up empty and scared. Don’t open the door of your study And begin reading. Take down a musical instrument. Let the beauty we love be what we do There are hundreds of way to kneel And kiss the earth. – Rumi Wild Geese by Mary Oliver Dream Work (1986)…

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