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Vast, brilliant, and brave

I love this, but too often I am not. I am small and cozy and homey instead. I am sturdy. I think this is what I aspired to as a young person, and maybe I’ll be vast and brilliant someday again, but right now I am Mommy and student and wife. 246 more words

Thoughts And Meditations

Brilliant Strokes of Genius...and Near Misses

Dear Kids,

As I was going to bed last night I was feeling creative, so I took a notebook to bed to jot down little snippets of inspiration that occurred to me before sleep took hold. 50 more words


The Travelsome kid's 6th blog: Nature

Disclaimer notice: all photographs copyright of M . C . B. Bolton

Hi nature lovers,
This blog is going to be about nature and will show off my mum’s excellent photos. 1,151 more words


Teaching consent is not difficult

Today I was in the middle of responding to a text message from my husband when my son started climbing all over me and horsing around. 550 more words


Unrelated to him, but still an addition to my joyful frustration...kids. :)

2 kids, to be precise.

Just a Bit of Background

We are very blessed.  We have two wonderful and special children.  Our son was born 9 weeks too early and was super small.   667 more words


Racism. I think?

That moment when you have to tell an asian kid to stop making fun of other asian kids for being asian.

They didn’t cover this one in graduate school.


Friday Five and a Personal Note

Hello all, this is a little bit more of a personal post than I normally do.  I usually mention my girls, but don’t give away too many details about their little lives.  640 more words