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Monthly Archives: August 2010

Back-to-school pencil cake

For the past couple of years, I have made a special “pencil cake” that my kids got to devour after the first day of school. I almost forgot about that tradition this year until my children asked me if I was going to make one this year. I won’t lie to you, I am NOT […]

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Watching and Learning

I see her often.  She breezes out her parent’s house across the street.  Sometimes her hair is hastily pulled back, workout clothes on.  Other days wearing a fashionable little skirt, her hair carefully blown out.  She hops into her old, beat-up turquoise Subaru and zooms off.  Or sometimes greets her boyfriend with a little smile […]

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