Posts by Caroline M. Harper

Caroline M. Harper started running local field trips for children and their families in the Washington, DC area in 2011. Visit the Field Trip Club website for stories about the Washington, DC attractions that will satisfy even the most curious traveler.

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You Don’t Need to Do Big Things to Change the World

“Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person.” ~Mother Teresa

Life is complicated. The world’s problems are extremely complex. But what if you could help solve the world’s problems? What if you were a world changer?

Seems rather daunting, doesn’t it? Me? Change the world?! I used to feel like an ostrich, burying my head in the sand and trying to ignore all the hurt and evil in the world, because I felt helpless, like there wasn’t anything I could do.

I didn’t always feel that way though. There was a time when I felt I …