Real life, project-based learning is driven by a person's natural need or want to make or build something. These projects arise from an innate desire or interest to figure something out, express an idea, have an experience, or participate in community and culture.
At the age of almost forty I can look back and see that Marriage, Motherhood, and Blogging are three life changing passions that have had a significant impact on my adult life. All of these have provided tremendous opportunity for change and personal growth.
For years, I have used writing (list making, personal journaling, and public blogging) as a tool to order my thoughts, to seek clarity, to understand myself and my place in the world.
The resource pages below are a collection of the blog posts that speak most to the personal growth and change that has come about from the three dominant vocations in my life: wife, mother, and blogger.
Me and my mom, Karen Toews, one of my mentors.
Until I have worked through self, I will not be enabled to get out of the way.
Madeline L'Engle from Walking on Water