About Desert Dove
Desert Dove is about joyful, authentic learning at home, a cherished childhood, and a focus on what is good and beautiful in our world.
A child's day in our modern world is highly structured from morning to night. When my son was eight-years-old he asked for time to play. Not at a specific time but generally. He felt oppressed by the highly structured school days, homework, and extracurriculars. He had said, "I just want time to play." And I thought, of course you do.
Perhaps it was radical to quit my practice as an anesthesiologist to respond to an eight-year-old's request to play, yet