Art, Community, Motherhood

Go Gators!

Football season starts tomorrow and I’m all pumped and “Go Gators!”….in my heart. In real life, I’m getting ready to take the kids to school and just hoping we can get the game on for a few minutes tomorrow. I haven’t watched a full football game since I lived in Atlanta 10 years ago and… Read More Go Gators!

Community, Motherhood, Thoughts on life

Where I Was

There’s a scene in You’ve Got Mail (the best movie of all time) where Tom Hanks has to explain why he stood up Meg Ryan for their first meet-up. He entitles his email “Where I was” and then pathetically begins typing out excuses including, Vancouver, stuck in an meeting, etc., I haven’t been in Vancouver… Read More Where I Was


My City Beautiful

“Mommy, something is wrong with that flag”, Big Brother said as we rode to his swim lesson yesterday¬†morning. I glanced out the window to see a flag at half mast. Obviously, we’ve seen this before, but somehow the reason why had¬†never come up. He doesn’t know what has happened in our city. At three years… Read More My City Beautiful