Tucked in at night by her husband, her four kids, and the Wasatch Mountains, Emily Bailey runs A Homeschool Unscripted. Her work is to hold the space for childhood, and be the homeschool mentor she never had.

An engraved invitation

You are cordially invited

to put yourself first;

to meet your own needs,

pursue old passions and new interests,

and like yourself.

The pleasure of your company is requested

by your best self.

Go to her.

The time can be now, or whenever you're ready.

Directions are enclosed (within you).

Refreshments will be served.

Oh yes, and one more thing:

there will be dancing.

Dragon Slaying

Bouncing back