Monthly Archives: July 2012

Making a Mess

As I wrote my unplanned blog on “The Perfect Environment,” I skimmed through my mom’s books looking for quotes, examples, or musings that might fit this theme.  In her book, A Time to Play, I came across an entire chapter … Continue reading

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The Perfect Environment

I settle in to my “perfect place”: my grandmother’s chair, by our bay window, with a cup of tea, and my laptop on my lap.  Ahh…it’s rare that I get these uninterrupted, child-free moments to write.  And just yesterday, I … Continue reading

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Cool, Awesome, Amazing, Talented

I smile as I look at the poster eight-year-old Kiersten has made on her own in the basement, and which I have now displayed proudly on “her” wall in our kitchen nook:  “All About Me!” it reads at the top.  … Continue reading

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