When I grow up…

A flirtatious fantasy hummingbird by Dakota Midnyght Art (dakotamidnyght.com).

I find it difficult to talk about my dreams and what I “do,” because I get “the look.” You know the one… the one that says, “Really? You want to be an artist and make kids’ costumes? That’s not a real job!” I’m never sure how to respond to this type of practical… Continue reading »

The Pigeon Runs a Marathon

I have a good friend who is responsible for getting me into running. She also loves children’s books, and started giving Munchkin the Pigeon books way back when he was a baby. If you’re not familiar with the Pigeon books by Mo Willems, then hie thee to a bookstore and indulge,… Continue reading »

Blogging and Social Media – I’m doing it wrong

I hate Twitter. There, I’ve said it. (Ironically, I’ve gotten 7 new followers while working on this post. I… hate blogging? It’s worth a shot, right? 😉 ) I reserve the right to change my mind, but so far I find it to be an incomprehensible fast flying morass. I’m also not… Continue reading »