Look into Rustic Pathways to see the world and do some good.


15



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I think the term “find myself” simply means figuring out how much of what you do/think/want/believe/care about/ feel is there because some parents, siblings, family — or institutions — or ad campaigns — or political party, or whatever put it there and fed it, vs. how much ch of all that you present to the world and to yourself, is genuine…The good, the bad, and the ugly? (Go find yourself! Tell the rest of us to F off!) xoxo


18, 21



You are never too old to play in the snow.


16



Read up about the National Parks. Pick one to plan a trip to.


9



Start playing Jokers and Marbles. Get it on Amazon or Etsy.


9



Hydrolaunch Water Rocket outdoor sprinkler toy. Summer fun plus a little science lesson. On Amazon


5



Sometimes rejection is God’s protection. If u worked hard and gave it your all and still missed the bus, that bus wasn’t yours. Read The Artist’s Way.


17



Sailing lessons.


14



Jazz in the Garden free outdoor concerts at National Gallery of Art. Fridays during summer months.


7



take advantage of the bike trail. Bike places as a family.


11



Encourage creativity, science and engineering: Make a craft station / work bench for projects. Fill it with all kinds of art supplies, engineering kits, tools, pegboard, etc. Stock safety equipment like goggles and make sure the area has good lighting. Lots of ideas on Pinterest, etc.


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1

Encourage creativity, science and engineering: Make a craft station / work bench for projects. Fill it with all kinds of art supplies, engineering kits, tools, pegboard, etc. Stock safety equipment like goggles and make sure the area has good lighting. Lots of ideas on Pinterest, etc.


8



make your own latch board / "busy board" for plenty of hours of learning and entertainment. Find lots of great ideas on Pinterest.


1-2



Plan a trip someplace where we can see the Northern Lights.


15



Universal Studios


12-18



Jam is an incredible resource of fun learning activities and projects in a safe online environment. Ages 6-16.


6



Caps Game this year.


11



Slip and Slide party!


8



Don’t worry about finding your person. Focus on finding your people.


15, 21



Look into Rustic Pathways to see the world and do some good.


15



Train for a mini-triathlon together as a family this year.


12



Screw “achievement.” Do things you enjoy, share experiences that expand your capacity for joy and compassion. It doesn’t matter if you’re any good, it just matters that you’re in your groove.


16, 21



Go to minor league baseball games this summer. Better seats, less crowds, easier, cheaper. Great players. Kids won't know the difference.


9-15



May you make yourself proud every day. That’s my wish for you. (I will always be proud of you.) xoxo


9, 14, 21



Rent kayaks.


14-16



Plan trip to Bush Gardens late September


5



Let's find little ways to practice self-control and build that muscle.


11



Plan a neighborhood "Winter Olympics" for snow days. Create indoor and outdoor events.


8