Before Homer Was a Simpson He Was a Bard

To set off an adventure like ours, you have to be willing to take some heat. Many of your friends and family will question your sanity and some will doubt your ability to follow through on your plans. We never allowed the skeptics to stand in our way and got used to the “you must…

Andrus Family Meets Cambodia

Following is Mac’s post in comic book style. It’s about our trip to the Angkor temples and a little side trip we took to a local school. The school is in a rural area of Cambodia, where many kids can’t afford the $12 per year it takes to buy the uniform and supplies necessary to…

They Can’t Teach That in School

Our kids returned to public school this year after two years of homeschooling. When we moved to Atlanta in 2002, we pored over school test scores and evaluations to find what we thought would be the best educational environment for our four offspring. Ivy League graduates and products of public schools ourselves, we were committed…