The Old Principal is an English instructional TV program that shares meaningful values by means of stories and a lifetime of fascinating personal experiences.

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Burning Wood for Heat

November 18, 2015
Have you ever tried to do something to save money, only to find out that you spent more. Maybe that is true about burning wood for winter heat. But it is fun!
Home, Wood, Stoves

Little Hot Air Balloons

November 16, 2015
Little hot air balloons are great fun for older children. Learn about the ups and downs my sons experienced.

Reverse Culture Shock

November 14, 2015
Living in a foreign culture in the beginning is always "shocking." (Culture Shock) But hat happens when you live overseas more than you own home country?
Culture, Shock

Our Son's Formal Education

November 12, 2015
Formal education is always par of a country's culture. But, there is great latitude and flexibility for Americans. Here is a window on how it played out for our son.


November 10, 2015
We've all been cold many times throughout our lives. But what happens when a person gets excessively cold? Here is a real story…

Struggle to the Finish Line

November 8, 2015
How far have you ever run without stopping to take a rest? Here is a window into the first marathon I ran. I trained, but was it enough?