Category Archives: history

Create Lasting Family History: 8 Ideas

Create family memorabilia intentionally. Working together on any of these eight projects not only promotes close ties, it adds to a storehouse of rich family memories. Continue reading

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Thanksgiving: A Holiday To Prevent War

Thanksgiving, proclaimed a national holiday in hopes of unifying country. Continue reading

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Who We Are In A Crisis

Does disaster crack us open to our better selves? Continue reading

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25 Ways To Make History Relevant

When children ask “why” we often realize we don’t know. The answer invariably leads us back to history. Let’s learn about history in ways that unlock curiosity and lifelong interest. Continue reading

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We Are One Being

We are one being on this planet. Everything on Earth is connected in ways we don’t recognize. Continue reading

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What the French Revolution Can Teach Us About Parenting

Attempts to make childhood frictionless are misguided. At least that’s what history tells us. Continue reading

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