Three Easy steps to solving ALL of Life’s problems. (If ONLY!)

When at a loss for what to do… 1. Do what you know HOW to DO. 2. Remember what you KNOW to be TRUE. 3. Find something NEW for YOU. I like to explore ALL my options. So much so, that it has become a joke in our family. If you want something researched like a […]

11 Days and counting

Sunflower’s newly acquired electric typewriter inspires my 6th grade son to write this Japanese Tanka Poem. Initial questions this typewriter raised: What IS this? What does it DO? Can we PLEASE get this? Secondary questions regarding the typewriter: How do I save my file? Why doesn’t it delete? How do I center? Current benefits of the new […]

A Mirror of Memories

This “Memory Mirror” was a collaboration between the 25 kids in my son’s class. It’s their contribution to their school silent auction fund-raiser on November 9th. They each brought in some objects that were meaningful to them, and then working as a team, they placed their items on the mirror. You could say that there’s […]

sewing up a storm

By now you may be seeing a trend. I am in love with pillows. I spent an entire week this month doing some sewing. And I’m still not done! The new plan to feed my obsession for pillows, is make new COVERS for the pillows I already have. Covers that simply zip on and off […]