Art Appreciation Applications

My children's appreciation of art is important to me . . . so I try to make it important to them.  Art covers the walls of our house -- an elaborate tapestry from a trip to India, a great-aunt's watercolors and my beloved batiks featuring a female nude form the kids' family favorites.  And, of … Continue reading Art Appreciation Applications


We are the experts of our children.

It's been hard getting back in the blogging groove post-Irma.  We survived.  Were you worried?  My most concerning moments were seeing mold all over the inside of the refrigerator and smelling rotten fermented vegetables after 5 days without power.  Thankfully, my parents were lovely hosts during our "evacuation, not vacation" , our house had no damage … Continue reading We are the experts of our children.