- "Art rediscovers, generation by generation, what is necessary to humanness. " -John Gardner
Lately, on InstagramShown: one kid dutifully taking her puppy for his daily work and the other excitedly stuffing his treasure box with untold wonders (read: sticks and rocks). Not shown: the mom who had a really bad attitude all day long about the way the world is at the moment.Henry’s been using quarantine to master his instafluencer posing. One need never be bored with a neutral door, seasonal foliage, a good hair day, and a demure head tilt. But on a different note- the world is all too dark and scary and ugly these days. Which makes it all the more important that we teach our children to celebrate light and hope and beauty. Today that looked like picking all our fluffy daffodils and counting worms in the garden.
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One of my most consistent annoyances when trolling the internet is the misuse/overuse of the word “simple.” People, not everything is simple, and simple is not inherently always better. Usually, simple means “expensive” and “well-curated.” Whereas simple should mean eating pizza … Continue reading
Despite my general love for Washington and our life here, Kentucky will always have my heart. You better believe that I would hightail it back to the Bluegrass state in an instant if the opportunity presented itself. This love prompts … Continue reading
The falling of the figs marks the end of summer. You think that it will never come, that the tree will stay barren, that the bright green bulbs will never turn purple. You think that you have forever, that the … Continue reading
Guys, do you remember that amazing TV show Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman? What am I talking about – of course you remember it, because it was awesome. You can go watch the opening song here, and then come back when … Continue reading
Is there any combination of food more perfect than this? The answer is no. Don’t even bother arguing with me on this one. You can keep your fine wine and cheese, your bagel with smear and lox, your perfect steak … Continue reading