Happy Solstice!

I’m lying in bed watching a full lunar eclipse through my skylight on today’s winter solstice. It occurred to me that this is the type of thing I can’t wait to share with Claire! My viewing platform of pillows and blankets is so much more snug then where I started out in the yard, I can’t tell you how fantastic this is! There is an … Continue reading Happy Solstice!

You would think….

We went to the state fair on Saturday. Claire’s favorite part you ask? The rides? No The animals? Nope The insane amount of fried foods (deep fried pickles?!) No again. This kooky girl loved, *LOVED* this chainsaw sculpture. Yes, the fake wooden raccoons, her favorite thing about the fair. She left the elephant and made a beeline for the wood carvings. Yep, that’s our girl. … Continue reading You would think….

Shaving Cream Mirror/Window Art

Claire LOVES all things art. She’s happy with her watercolors for at least an hour and draws happily with crayons and sculpts with playdough nearly everyday. I’ve written a bit in the past about the evolution of Claire’s artwork, the unusual places we’ve painted (rocks, jeeps and unfortunately walls), and even how we reuse medical supplies in our art projects. I recently came across a … Continue reading Shaving Cream Mirror/Window Art