Category Archives: parenting


I don’t have anything profound to say about the tragedy that occurred Friday in Newtown. I don’t usually blog about such events because there are so many who are able to express themselves far more eloquently than I ever could. … Continue reading

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Weekend links: Educational divide

Firestorm Erupts Over Virginia’s Educational Goals As a parent of children of color, reading that the state board of education here in Virginia has decided to adjust math passing rates based on race both angers and saddens me. I’m aware … Continue reading

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Something I’m proud of

My kids got their report cards today and I joked on facebook that they are all geniuses, of course. I have never much liked the word pride, but I guess the things I was most proud to see on their … Continue reading

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It’s the weekend!

All video edition today. Have you seen this new series on youtube depicting life as a stay at home mom? Her antics are hilarious and I completely relate to this show. A short look at Mr. B(alanchine). Once upon a … Continue reading

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Fall rhymes and fingerplays

A warm day last fall One thing I do when a new season approaches is evaluate our traditions for that season. Lark (nearly 3) loves music, finger play, rhymes, and repetition, and so I keep a small list of favorite … Continue reading

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