Monthly Archives: August 2016

Art at Home

Images from a peaceful half an hour this summer, when the girls made some art, and I did a little watercolor sketch of the mint in bloom. I sent this to my Aunt Andy, because I have such happy childhood … Continue reading

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The First Day of School

This is how the girls looked this morning as they walked up to the bus stop, Henry and Matthew and I following behind. It feels like a lifetime ago, the first day of school last year when we waved goodbye … Continue reading

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Celebrating NPS: Harvesting Tobacco

Yesterday, to celebrate the National Park Service’s 100th Birthday, I pulled up the NPS website and told the kids to pick a park to visit. Living near Washington, D.C. as we do, there are many national parks within an easy … Continue reading

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