the tattered snap

the tattered snap

I grew up having an Advent Calendar.  It was a handmade wall hanging with a green gingham Christmas tree carefully crafted with hand sewn snaps.  The tiny red felt pockets below the tree held the precious ornaments that would soon adorn it.  On the back...
FOLLOW ME OR “DOMESTICATED”?

FOLLOW ME OR “DOMESTICATED”?

I am halfway through the summer and I’m already missing school. I miss the kids! What I miss the most is not their cute little faces or their excuses as why their homework isn’t finished. No, what I really miss is listening to their chatter when they arrive in the...