Now Enrolling: The Runnels Learning Schedule

Like many of you, the Runnels household has made some adjustments to provide a sense of stability amid the crisis in the world around us. While there are many examples of daily schedules being implemented by parents to help their children remain academically engaged, I thought I would share our schedule as another option for…

On Behalf of Boy Moms

One of the best things about being a mom is the annual opportunities to engage and celebrate in traditional childhood moments. However, each year I am reminded of the many subtle ways in which we perpetuate gender norms and miss the mark on the simple concept of raising humans that live and lead with integrity…

Passion to Purpose: February 2019

Recently I had the honor of being a speaker during a Black history program at the church I grew up in. The funny thing about going to a place where people have known you for most of your life is that you have this strange sense of living in the past, present, and future. It…

Is There Really a Human Race?

Have you ever had conversation with a child or listened to another person hold a conversation with a child? This is a daily occurrence in my household and has been for several years now. While I agree that children can say some of the sweetest things and can provide you with a healthy dose of…