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The Present Moment

My one year old and my four year old are the best teachers ever when it comes to trusting and living in the moment.  They mainly live in the NOW.  807 more words


The Doctor Who / Three Little Pigs Connection

Reasons why Richard Scarry’s third little pig is quite obviously the Doctor…

1. He has a thing for hats, jackets and bow ties.

2. He has an encounter with the Bad Wolf. 46 more words

Doctor Who

Bookish Google Doodle: Richard Scarry

In honor of Richard Scarry’s 92nd birthday, on 5 June 2011:


Busy Town Basel

When I started this post, I don’t know for sure, but I had every reason to suspect that Richard Scarry got his inspiration for Busy Town from a Swiss city like Basel. 278 more words


hometown, busytown!

This week I am making my annual summer visit to my home state, New Hampshire.  I love New Hampshire in the summer.  When I think back on my childhood, what I remember is beautiful, long summers (I tend to block out the even longer–and much more painful–New Hampshire winters.)


Sunday 8th June - a picnic in June

Nikki’s heading home!! My best buddy has done sailing and is heading back to the UK – so excited for her and her mum (who’s kept us all up to date with her travels) Can’t wait as once she’s back we can Skype and catch up, it’s been so long! 69 more words

New Zealand

“This must be Thursday,' said Arthur to himself, sinking low over his beer. 'I never could get the hang of Thursdays.”*

I am a bit confused about what day it is. After a week away from the office, the amount of emails and phone messages and out-of-context requests is daunting. 273 more words