Mozart composed from the age of 5. Although it’s unlikely that your kids will play for the European royalty, the chances are highs that your kids will benefit from learning a musical instrument. For this LowTechTuesday, we are gonna tell … Continue readingRead More
Today is Earth Day, an event celebrated worldwide to support environmental protection and show your love for the Planet. This is the perfect day for a LowTechTuesday spent in nature. Here is our take on 4 activities you can do on … Continue readingRead More
“Origami” is the contraction of the Japanese words ori and gami, which mean folding and paper. It’s a traditional technique from the XVIIe century used to create fun designs. Why Origami is great Origami is great because there is just one … Continue readingRead More
A tornado might be what you think has passed through your home after you visit your kids’ rooms. It is also one of the most fascinating weather phenomenons! This unbelievable force of nature can blow up buildings and lift up trucks. Just … Continue readingRead More
I’ll never forget sitting in my AP Government class one day, a few weeks after the 2008 financial crisis first hit. My teacher, usually bright and bubbly, seemed distracted and irritated. “Okay,” she said all of a sudden. “I’m really not supposed to do this, but I have to make… Read More
There is a huge difference between knowing about a concept or process and really understanding it. This applies both to learning in school and in the real world, and applies to everything from finding out about marketing to studying the Constitution. The point that I want to discuss here is… Read More
Confusion is natural: don’t fight it – use it. It is quite natural to be confused or feel awkward when dealing with a new concept or skill. And it is quite natural to resent feeling confused. But the bottom line is that confusion and awkwardness are natural. And one of… Read More
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