Mistakes Are Proof You Are Trying

Mistakes Are Proof You Are Trying

Julia started Kindergarten this past year. It was a great milestone, although bittersweet. I look at her and am amazed that she is already five. Kindergarten is both exciting and exhausting for her. The amount she is learning astounds me. Every day she comes home with something new to tell me. And I know she [...]

Remembering Everyone

Nana

Today we remember our soldiers, past and present, and to them I say Thank You! But I’d also like to think about the women (and men) who stand by all the soldiers. Like my Nana. A wartime bride, she saw her new husband off to fight.  In 1942, she had my Mother and raised her alone [...]

If You Let A Three Year Old Dress Herself

If You Let A Three Year Old

In the spirit of Laura Numeroff and her books – If You Give a Mouse/Cat/Moose/Pig “something”, I present – If You Let A Three Year Old Dress Herself  If you let a three year old dress herself, chances are she’ll pull everything out of her drawers.  She’ll discover what she wants is in the laundry basket, so [...]