Nancy Carroll Posts

May 7, 2013 / / Teaching

Teacher appreciation makes the world of education go around. -Helen Peters This week marks National Teacher Appreciation Week. As a parent, I am grateful my daughter has excellent teachers (and her teachers are definitely masters of their craft). A few years ago, I…

May 4, 2013 / / Goals

And What You Can do about It In the last few years, the zombie trend has popped up everywhere. Zombies star in young adult books and TV shows.  Folks even don creepy makeup to stagger about cities for zombie walks. But this trend…

The doorbell rang. I hopped up to answer it with my baby daughter Mina strapped to my chest in a Snugli. The arborist, who had just finished trimming the trees in front of my mother’s house was at the door.  “There’s a guy…

January 7, 2013 / / Goals

On these first few days of the new year, I’ve reflected back at an epiphany I had over last Labor Day Weekend. That weekend my family and I spent delicious, relaxing days at the Sleeping Lady Resort.  We enjoyed walking in the woods,…

December 3, 2012 / / Goals
April 12, 2012 / / Personal Development