Worrying

Worrying

I’ve done a fair bit of worrying this year? What?! You, too?! Worry over safety and politics and our country and toilet paper (no one saw that coming) and right and wrong and ALL host of things. On top of what I normally worry about, it’s been A LOT. I...
Curriculum Development

Curriculum Development

It’s that time again, back to school. Or, in our case, still staying home. We homeschool moms have been checking in with each other.  “How’re you doing?” “What are you thinking?” “Are you ready?” There is a part of me in...
Being Real

Being Real

We have long been fans of Lin Manuel Miranda’s Hamilton Musical.  I’m pretty sure the kids from Lucy on up can sing the entirety of the show (well, maybe not the entirety. There are some less than appropriate bits that have been kept from the playlist.)...
The “A” Word

The “A” Word

Well, it’s Lent.  As such, we’ve banished the “A” word from our vocabulary.  And thankfully, mercifully, blessedly no one’s been hollering, “Mom!  She said the “A” word!” while out and about so far. That’s...
Extra! Extra!

Extra! Extra!

Sunday, the last day of the Christmas season, brought with it a lovely Christmas treat.  Jac, Max, Tess and I joined some dear friends to watch Little Women. Two things: First, I cried even before it began (darn those trailers!) and then all the way through.  Other...