This rather-new form of learning has been coined ‘media literacy education’ and has rapidly become an essential part of a modern-day child’s education. After all, many children are subject to online digital media from a young age, sometimes even as young as one or two years old, yet it’s vital for their upbringing to understand how to live, work and generally operate in the 21st Century.
You took the effort to start your own seeds. You carefully prepared your garden soil. And your vegetable plants are starting to grow. You may think it’s time to relax and let your garden grow on its own. But there are 7 steps you need to grow a healthy and bountiful vegetable garden.
How secure do you feel on your property? Perhaps you have been burglarized in the past, or you know someone who has been burglarized. Maybe you just want to commit yourself to being safer and providing more security for your family. Regardless of the reason, you might want to consider starting to use security cameras at your home.
My connection to Buddhist principles suggested it was one more step toward accepting the impermanence of everything. I suppose I reasoned if I did not have to look death in the face everyday, maybe I could keep it at bay?
Rome was a very urban society. Having large groups of people together in a small area can lead to sanitation and health problems. The Romans who were a very practical people began to realize the importance of plumbing and they laid the foundations for modern plumbing and sanitation systems.
As we are all spending hours in our backyards barbequing this summer, I can practically guarantee that most of us do not think about when or where the first BBQ was! And, those that do, probably think that it was us Americans who came up with this delectable way to cook foods. However, that couldn’t be further from the truth.
The Montessori Principles are an example of methods that have been developed to make children more at one with the world around them.
Most recently, I added another task to my already busy schedule: drying teas. I know I’m crazy. But this past winter was the first one I spent with a mug of my own herbal tea and I’m not going back. Why?
If you are serious about being safer in your life, you have to think first about what is going to cause problems for you going forward. This means assessing areas in which your security and safety might be compromised. Consider these ideas, and try to use them to make sure you are safer in day to day life.
As the late cultural chef, Anthony Bourdain, advised, “Don’t be afraid of random acts of hospitality… be open, without judgement or fear. Walk in their shoes, or at least eat their food. It’s a plus for everybody.”