Category Archives: Year 4


I remember being in first or second grade and one of my friends came up and said, ‘Do you know how to spell Mississippi?’ I didn’t, but she did and rattled off, ‘M I S S I S S I … Continue reading

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getting my craft on.

Yesterday, I spoke these words to my mother-in-law: ‘So, I’m kinda actually getting into the spirit of winter. And getting excited about all these projects that I can do’. Wherein she¬†interrupted¬†me saying, ‘hold on, wait just a minute…’ I was … Continue reading

Posted in Life as it Happens, Year 4 | 17 Comments

simply marvelous

Today, I have the joy of spring in my heart. First of all, I woke to a text announcing the arrival of a little gem. And that’s always a great way to wake up. And then I stepped outside. And … Continue reading

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oh what a beautiful morning…

For those who don’t live in this fine state (or perhaps I should say Commonwealth) we call Virginia, I hope your weather’s been just as glorious as ours. We have had such happy weather-weather that inspires you to go exploring … Continue reading

Posted in friends, Life as it Happens, Year 4 | 8 Comments