My Fancy Clothes Matching Game

“I don’t have enough bracelets . . . I don’t have enough bracelets. Who has my bracelets ! I can’t live without my bracelets !” -Miss Piggy- journal entry: Girls can be a little piggies about their fancy things.   They have to share their fancy things with their sisters but …

The Comfort Mouse

“The soul is healed by being with children.” – Dostevsky – journal entry: It is one of my favorite paintings by Harry Anderson and I love many of his paintings. While he primarily painted religious themes he is known for other paintings with touching and timeless themes.  This painting is …

Baby Car Seat Cover

“Grandmothers are the people who take delight in hearing babies breathing into the telephone.”   -Author Unknown-   journal entry:   I am constantly wondering why I didn’t think of things when I was younger.  For example, this car seat cover.  Maybe it is because I didn’t put my children …

A Daughter’s Sunday Apron

“To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, — And reverie. The reverie alone will do if bees are few.” -Emily Dickinson- journal entry: I struggled to teach my daughters to wear slips with their skirts.  Now, they want fancy and frilly “Sunday Aprons”.  Go figure.  I …