It is a Monday morning in November and I am witnessing the next generation at work.  At Feynman School in Potomac, a group of talented eighth graders is discussing the interplay between the amygdala, the brain part that responds to perceived threats, and the logical, decision-making pre-frontal cortex, part of their STEM course in Neuroscience and Feynman School’s social-emotional curriculum,…

Where Gifted Minds Grow

Is your little one blazing through books? Solving puzzles designed for much older children? Incessantly peppering you with questions? Well, what kid doesn’t do the latter, but it’s the nature of those questions that could tip you off: Your child may be gifted.

Romantic Santorini

Plan your Romantic Getaway to the Historic Island in the Aegean Sea Article Nicolette Martin Stay: Sun Rocks Boutique Hotel Sun Rocks Boutique Hotel is considered one of Santorini’s most romantic hotels. The elegant couples-only cliffside hideaway—named a Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice 2018 award winner—features luxe, minimalist rooms and suites carved into the side … Continued

Luxe Vacation at Hotel Xcaret in Mexico

Hotel Xcaret Mexico is an opulent oceanfront haven where thrilling nature-driven experiences, superior service and the authentically rich spirit of Mexico come to life. Situated by the azure blue Caribbean Sea and verdant Riviera Maya jungle, the premier all-inclusive resort features striking architecture and design inspired by Mexican traditions, art and culture. It is complete with 900 spacious guest suites, 10 distinct…

 Road Trip the World

 Article and Photography  "Wherever you go, go with all your heart.” – Confucius  Looking for adventurous travel ideas and experiences to share with your family? Meet the Friedlanders: Tracey, Andy, Alexis, Jeremy, Kayla and Kade, a local family who loves exploring the world and making their travels together meaningful, memorable and fun! From riding ATVs in the Golan Heights and…