Category Archives: Play Time

Letting summer free

A six and four year old, a wonder, and a perfect evening helped me remember something vastly important. Neither of them had witnessed the magical phenomenon of the lighting bug (firefly) and they were determined to find out if this … Continue reading

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Joyful summer

It’s time to let loose and do some serious playing!

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5 Fun things to do during a Pandemic

(Never thought I’d write those words) THE VENTING WALL: People need to vent. Even little people. Dry erase, washable markers, water colors, or washable crayons work great on bathroom mirrors, tiles and sliding glass doors. You could make one a … Continue reading

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Knock Knock, what’s this?

March means baseball to me. I adore March. I grew up in a Sandlot sort of neighborhood, playing pick-up games with kids all over the block. We played with a tennis ball because somebody’s mom complained…I never played organized sports–just … Continue reading

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the kid in you

We all still have it. You know, that kid inside. Being a grown-up is serious business. Being a parent adds tons more to that responsibility list. Sometimes “being” that grown up clouds that kid part that wants to have fun, … Continue reading

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Nothing better…

Oh heavens, lets talk of something happy after the last post! Let’s talk about food; surprise food. I’m not talking about yum or yuk ingredients that surprise you. I’m talking about being surprised by someone giving you… food. Here’s an … Continue reading

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Ahh Summer…

Summer gives “doing wonderfully nothing” permission…  

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Summer joy’s

Summer gives a book in a quiet nook permission…

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The Magic Garden in Philadelphia

Little pieces of life lost or broken placed affectionately back…piece by piece…  

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TERROR TO THE CORE

It was Halloween night. We were making our way around the neighborhoods standing back as self appointed flash light holders while our two children, four and six years old, were filling their pillow cases with more candy than they could … Continue reading

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