I awoke with sore finger pads this morning on my left hand. Hooray! I can only play a C chord and an F chord so far (because then Deadliest Catch was on so I had to walk away from google and practice what I had just learned.) I’m one chord away from being able to […]Read More Authenticity
Before today I had never so much as held a stringed instrument, nevermind plucked away or tried to play. Before today I always thought, “that’s great for them,” and returned to the instrument where each key made it’s own sound, it was easy, it was good. Tonight I bought an ukulele. I need to develop […]Read More A New Adventure
When I am a good Mummy, I am Ahsoka. I am obedient to him, Annakin, my master. When I am good I am the Padawan. When I am a bad Mummy I am sometimes Darth Mom, if not Darth Vader. I have a mind of my own and do not bow to the will of […]Read More According to a Three Year Old
4/9/10: I came to earth on a tornado. Heavenly Father and Jesus were driving. 4/27/10: Mummy, I love you so much. That’s why I’m not cleaning up anymore.Read More Red’s Head
4/9/2010: (when asked what it is that makes him a big boy) I destroy. 6/10/10: (while I was clipping his fingernails which had suddenly grown so long he drew blood from me today) No, don’t clip my claws! Those are my claws! Don’t clip my claws!!!Read More Blue’s Clues
As a regular part of Boy Blue’s playing script, he frequently says, “send me an email.”Read More Pop Quiz: What’s Mummy’s Favourite Method of Communication?
November: I wish I had a whole classroom of students like Little Red. 1/28: Red can read. [Yes.] Red can read in Italian! [I’m learning that.] Red can read Italian words he doesn’t know. I said, “read this” and he did. He went through the whole list. If I had the first grade list on […]Read More Teacher Says (A Collection of Quotes through the year)