Favorites on Friday

Beanie-School-First-FEATURED

Oh my…our little Beanie went off to school this morning…just for a visit. Last night he said to me ” You know, Mimi, Mama can’t come to school with me.” How is it that children grow up so fast? We are all waiting for his Mama to pick him up so that we can hear… 

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Have You Decorated Your Easter Eggs Yet…and other ideas for a Happy Easter!

Loving Easter greetings. Image via the NYPL.

Are you ready for Easter? I thought it might be helpful if I pulled together some things that I have seen around the web – I’ve focused mainly on egg decorating but there are a few links to activities. Enjoy! Did you know that McCormick has Neon Food Color? This chart has great tips for… 

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An April Poem

April It’s spring! Farewell To chills and colds! The blushing, girlish World unfolds Each flower, leaf, And blade of turf- Small love-notes sent From air to earth. The sky’s a herd Of prancing sheep, The birds and fields Abandon sleep, And jonquils, tulips, Daffodils Bloom bright upon The wide-eyed hills. All things renew. All things… 

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Favorites on Friday

The-Miniature-World-Marvin-and-James-FEATURED

My Mom, Beanie’s Great-grandmother has a special room in her house that her grandchildren and now great-grandchildren seem to gravitate to as soon as they walk through her front door. On Wednesday, we were there visiting and as soon as he said, “Hi Gam” he was off…to the playroom. The playroom is full of memories… 

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