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VBS - Vacation Bible School

I’m still recovering. Still twitching. Still flinchingĀ from the imaginary shouts, screams, and high pitched voices in my head. I feel that my hands are sticky, but they’re not. 1,038 more words


Co-Creating Art with Kids

Being an artist means turning inward, to create something outward, on a regular basis. Being a parent makes this first step damn-near-impossible, on a constant basis. 959 more words


Little girl, keep running.

Little girl, keep running. No matter what the sign says or who scoffs. Keep jumping, exploring, touching, testing the limits of your body. Keep grasping, seeking, and finding new things that light you from within. 1,187 more words

The Era Of Enlightenment!

TV, screen time, and the preschool mind

Ninja Turtles are on the rise! Here comes Spiderman! Rah!! But I’m Princess Jasmine!

“I’m gona chop your head off!”

I’ve been working with young children for over twenty years. 1,009 more words


I Was Pinterest Pressured Into Making This Thing!

Damn you Pinterest! After stumbling across a “busy book” page on Pinterest I felt you-aren’t-a-good-mom-unless-you-make-one-of-these bullied into doing this book. Busy books are books that contain activities for toddlers and kids that will keep them occupied and quiet for a few glorious moments; and are good for traveling as everything can be contained in one small space. 119 more words

Three Year Olds

Pink is for Girls: The Logic of an Almost 4 Year Old.

Lillian: Hey, ePa, I have on a pink dress!

ePa: That is true.

Lillian: Pink is for girls!

ePa (the very model of the politically correct grandpa) 67 more words

Lillian Grace