It’s Good to Be Back!

This is the first post on the blog since last August, but I’ve been busy … meet our twins, Sandy and Will! William and Sandra Stanich were born in November 2014. Aren’t they the cutest? While a part of me just wants to stay home and snuggle them, I am glad to be back...

Happy News

Well, it’s been pretty quiet around this blog lately.  I guess I’ve been busy “cultivating” something else … life! That’s right, we’re expecting in the Fall.  And actually, that’s not all … we’re expecting...

Questions about Charter Schools

As I have written about here, and here, I support school choice for kids and have had a good experience (so far) with them personally. I work with a lot of parents of young kids, so I get a lot of questions about charter schools: 1.  Does it cost anything? No. Charter...

Why We Chose a Charter School

My son goes to a charter school, and I love it. Here are just a few of the things I love about his school: Tons of communication (both good & bad) from his teachers Emphasis on science, art and math Environment of well-behaved kids Early start to the day lets me...