Monthly Archives: March 2014

Grateful: Proper equipment

I was patting myself on the back this week because I had resolved to spend too much money on a new bathing suit. Instead, I bided my time and managed to find two suits and a pair of water workout … Continue reading

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Grateful: Pain management

I set a goal for myself recently, which seemed manageable at the time, and which normally will be, I imagine. Three blog posts a week: two grateful posts and one related to reading or writing (or both). This week fell apart … Continue reading

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Grateful: Student reading lives

My second and third graders have been recording their reading lives since January. I have kept it very simple. It’s not a competition. It’s not required. Well, if you are a second or third grader and you finished a book … Continue reading

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Grateful: Page Edits and Duck Couples

Today was one to be grateful for, though surely our thoughts are with the people of Oso, Washington, up the road a piece from us, after a horrific mudslide which has left some dead and many more missing, and has … Continue reading

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Today’s Grateful: Zoom In!

All kinds of grateful today, things falling into place in many ways. The cosmos is speaking to me (rather loudly, I must say) about new story ideas in some surprising ways. This funky little bookcase, built by kid me and … Continue reading

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