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☆ The Princess and the Pea {a LilliBean Designs Spotlight}

The Princess and the Pea story always reminds me of my childhood. Most of my childhood I had this beautiful handmade bed that my Granpa had originally built for my mum when she was a girl. 496 more words


Once Upon a Mattress. Twenty Mattresses, Actually.

This weekend, I took the family to see Once Upon a Mattress, being performed at the Bowie Playhouse.

Bowie Playhouse? Fine. Here’s the address. 905 more words


The Princess and the Pea

Some mothers want only the best for their children. The queen takes it a little to far, making every princess sleep on a bed fifteen mattresses high! 48 more words


The Princess and the Socks

Remember the old story of the Princess and the Pea? The queen wanted to make sure her son’s new romantic interest was a true princess, so she secretly placed a tiny pea beneath a stack of mattresses to see if the girl could detect the pea’s presence. 235 more words


Highly Sensitive Movie, and a poll

The Sept. 10th San Francisco premiere of the new documentary on high sensory processing sensitivity is sold out. Apparently distributors have balked (as distributors will) at releasing the DVD before… 375 more words


Legume Allergy Leads to Domestic Troubles

Three months after a whirlwind marriage, the local princess, Penelope, finally pins down the cause of her poor health. “Pea sensitivity,” she says. The princess recalls running to the home of the royal family seeking refuge from a violent thunderstorm.  238 more words

Flash Fiction

The princess felt a pea

There is one incident from my childhood that is as telling as anything in regard to my sensitivity. I am a sensitive person, sometimes prickly but rarely irrationally so. 473 more words