Wherein I Whore Myself Out for Free Cards

Well, not really. Because the cards are so cute! Every year, I say I am going to get my Christmas tasks done early. I say things like: “I will finish Christmas cards right after Thanksgiving.” “I will be done with shopping and wrapping by Dec. 15th.” “My house will be decorated the first weekend of December.” “I will make five… Read more →


I love her

I watched as Tiller took off full-throttle downhill to the bus stop. Then something caught her eye in the neighbor’s yard, so she darted over to it. She bent over. Picked something up. Stood up, holding a stem with dandelion seeds at the end, then blew them as hard as she could. Watched them fall to the grass, dropped the… Read more →