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Category Archives: Parenting
The soft snowy afternoon light streams in through the window as I read to my two girls, one under each arm. We stop reading to watch the baby move, the shape of my belly taking on strange forms, like some … Continue reading
The decision of educating our children crept up on us. When our first daughter turned three, we were faced… Continue reading
For my daughters’ birthdays this year I made them each a birthday crown. Made of felted wool and embellished with tiny seed beads, these crowns were stitched of love, a little elbow grease and some tears. As my older … Continue reading
For Christmas I made two flannel nightgowns for my four year old. One was for her, and a matching one was for her rag doll, Charlotte. Brilliant, I thought, when I came up with the idea. Sofia has had mostly … Continue reading
May flower crowns in plaited hair, the young girls watched admiringly as the older children danced around the May Pole. Ribbons of pink, blue and yellow being woven around the pole ever so skillfully as the warm May sun shone … Continue reading