A Beginners Guide to Co-Ops

If there is one thread that connected my feelings about 2017, it was that being a bystander in my own life and community was no longer an option. In the category of “every cloud has a silver lining” I can say I have never been more aware of how my choices impact the world around…

The Case for Supper Club

A while back, my sweet friend Auburn sent a text with an idea: Let’s start a supper club. Cut to two years later and Auburn and her family have literally moved on (they are now happily frolicking through Ireland) but I am pleased to report that the supper club she imagined is still going strong….

Why I Changed The Way I Talk To My Kids About Race

Parts of this post include excerpts from an article I wrote for TulsaKids magazine. My hometown – like many – has had a complicated and often disappointing relationship with race. Exhibit one of many: In the early 20th century, Tulsa was home to America’s “Black Wall Street,” a vibrant area downtown with a huge concentration…