Family rhythms

Jul 19, 2011
Last night, I knocked on my neighbor’s door.  I’m sorry to bother you, I said, but I forgot to pick up a tomato at the farmer’s market.  I was wondering if I might be able to trade you a few lemons →MORE...

Jun 23, 2011
We’ve been filling our summer with hikes in the local canyons, waiting until we cannot see a single person, then whooping at the top of our lungs.  It feels powerful.  And we’ve been filling our summer with chalk drawings scattered across →MORE...

May 25, 2011
“Golly,” I tell her, sweeping her bangs to the side, “I sure do love you.” She smiles coyly, tilts her head to the side, blushes, scampers away.  Two seconds later, she returns with a yellow dandelion in her hand.  She holds →MORE...

Apr 21, 2011
After three weeks of GO! GO! GO!, our family has one last crazy weekend – this one packed with an enormous family dinner, two egg-hunts, an annual Easter celebration, quite a bit of yard-work, a belated Earth Day event, and spending →MORE...