Fireworks!

Fireworks; it’s an Independence Day tradition. However, it’s one that we have avoided over the past years. My son doesn’t like loud noises or crowds so we have generally stayed away from fireworks in the past; even gone as far as ensuring he’s asleep before they start if necessary. However, this year, for whatever reason,…

Messy Art Day

Just the name sounds promising, Messy Art Day.  With a name like that, how can you not go?  Living in the bay area, I know that all the preschools these days use label like “sensory exploration” and “creativity through different mediums”.  But when I was a kids it was just called art, or messy art,…

Baptising A Babe

The whole trip to Wyoming happened because I was honored with a special request by my best friend, to be a godmother to her beautiful daughter.  It was a special service, performed by the same pastor who married her, in a small chapel dedicated to Saint Hubert the Hunter in a tiny corner of Wyoming…