A few years ago the local Rotary Club hosted a student from Australian, and I had the great privilege to have her live with me for 3 months. During that time she experienced some ups and down, some of those things had to do with my non-cooking talents (more about that in another post) and some were caused… Continue reading DP Photo Challenge-Fun
I know very little about playfulness, and I think it is because there are no grandchildren running around my house. Kids, especially the ones removed from our constant supervision, open us to play. They know how to have fun without planning or structure. They are hardwired to explore, discover, create, laugh, cry, run, experiment, question.… Continue reading Play? How Do I Do That?
I hear the 2 little girls across the street playing in their backyard, innocently giggling not knowing anyone is listening. And I wonder,” when did I quit giggling?” Was I 5? No, I remember climbing atop our garage to catch my older sister smoking when I was 5. I thought it was funny when I saw her inhale… Continue reading Where Did My Giggles Go?