I spent nearly ten years as a stay-at-home mother, and one practice continues to nourish my soul. When the boys were small, and the summer sunshine long, I created “Nighttime Lights.” All the curtains in the house would close, all the lights would get turned down, and I would create an artificial twilight to send… Continue reading The Turning-In Time
I’ve just purchased three birthday gifts, and I feel like I deserve a freakin’ medal. Let me elaborate. My eldest son was invited to multiple birthday parties this weekend. (Oh, the joy of grade-school life) Upon deliberating the inviters, the styles of parties, and who might be there, we landed on two parties with three… Continue reading The most complicated purchase… ever.