delete

My Children’s Artwork. And How it

Every single day my children produce art. Every. Single. Day. There are stacks and piles of colorings and clippings and gluings and stickerings and glitterings and just so many ings of creative expression that I find myself utterly petrified wondering if I’m gonna get caught when I throw the majority of these masterpieces in. the. trash. Cause I’ve been caught. Many times. And it sucks. “MOOMMMYYYYYYYY!!!!!” And when I run over to see what the problem is, there they are, pulling one of their absolutely perfect, never-to-be-thrown-away, pieces of...
delete

A Picture Worth A Thousand Words –

So yesterday I was going through a stack of papers in our little office/den/art room/whatever and I found this: So I go over to CR (’cause it’s obvious it’s her style), kneel down beside her and I ask in my sweet mellow mama voice (which is too rare obviously): “Hey CR, what’s this?” “It’s you.” “What am I doing?”  (And I already know the friggin’ answer – I’m just hoping here.  I mean, my eyes are closed and well, it does say “Haaaaaa” – I could be...