Wolf Pack

Documentary of siblings – six brothers and one (largely invisible, at least to the camera) sister – who live confined to one tiny apartment in New York with their parents.

Education Philosophy Politics

Bertrand Russell’s Ten Commandments for Teachers

In an 1951 article for the New York Times, ‘The Best Argument for Fanaticism – Liberalism’, Bertrand Russell lays out what he sees as the supplementary Decalogue for teachers. Can it be used by parents too?

  1. Do not feel absolutely certain of anything.
Education Family Personal

Ant and Bee!!!!

Thanks to a thoughtful gift of a family friend, Diana Birchall, we have discovered the joy that is Ant and Bee.


Neighbours, everybody needs good neighbours

There’s nothing like having a homeless person camp out in their car on your street during the winter to find out about strength of your community.