Bored in school, failing classes, at odds with peers: This child might be an entrepreneur, says Cameron Herold. In his talk, he makes the case for parenting and education that helps would-be... read more
College Community
Since moving home after graduating college from the University of the Redlands, I have been hit with the realization that the community I have been surrounded by for the last four years is no... read more
At 24 years old, yoga instructor Rachel Brathen has caused quite the stir. If you are on Instagram these days, I’m sure you have come across @yoga_girl at some point. With over 300,000 followers and... read more
Boats with mountains in background
Part One: Journey to the Arctic Circle The night before our voyage, my fellow travelers and I offered a warm beer from our trunk to an old man camping nearby. He advised against our morning... read more
Group of people with sunset in background
One of my favorite quotes when it comes to service and making a difference has always been “Think globally, but act locally.” Honestly that quote is much easier said than done. It is much easier... read more
City Line
When we share our yards, sidewalks, and other common spaces, we find a greater sense of belonging and connection to those around us. Biology is destiny, declared Sigmund Freud. But if Freud... read more
People Sitting at Table
When I think about bliss in terms of Community, it brings an immediate smile to my face. Spending time with my family and friends-- that’s bliss to me. This weekend I had the chance to spend time... read more
Rock House
Tami Balzanna is my boyfriend’s aunt, his dad’s sister and we met for the first time in April. She embraced me like she has known me my whole life. I was immediately drawn to her spirit, her... read more
Main Yelling into Horn
Life happens. Combined with a shrug, this innocuous three-syllable cliché always works when explaining why our pile on the backburner has grown to resemble the Leaning Tower of Pisa. At face... read more