What To Do With Too Many Ideas

Last week on the way home from school one day I decided to count how many things my kids asked me to do.  Now this was only one kid, and it was a short ten minute drive.  I counted 20 things!  Twenty separate but equal things that he absolutely had to do, and all of…

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Yeah, I Drew That… All by Myself

I just found this tracing paper buried in our basement.  I have never been able to draw well, so tracing paper was a miracle worker when I was a kid.  I couldn’t tell you how many tracings I made over the years, and how much better it made me feel about my “artistic self.” I…

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100 Days of Summer

Anyone else getting nervous that summer is almost here?  When I was little, I was giddy over summer.  Now, I have that feeling of dread wondering how on earth I will keep these three little ones busy and happy for three whole months!  Last summer, we kind of winged it.  Visited friends, went to parks,…

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