The whole video clip thing is driving me nuts today. So I put the three video clips in a sidebar here if you are interested in seeing my beautiful older daughters reciting their selections. Kelli, as you know, did "Think Pink" by Christina Rossetti. Erin recited "Red, Red Rose" by Robert Burns and Katie’s piece […]
Ever since we started our Maine State Study Kelli and Kevin have fallen in love with Blueberries for Sal by Robert McCloskey . They ask for it several times a day. Well, of course that led to the request that we go to Blueberry Hill while in Maine and have tin pails that go Kerplink, […]
Best friend in the world watched the children yesterday while I went for a much needed haircut. "Wow Mom, it looks nice", says Katie when I returned to pick them up. "Thanks", says I. "Just like Ethel Mertz." OOOOkkkaaay. Just to be sure, I called BFITW today to check. Yup, she’s still laughing.
Is there anything more beautiful than bonny Irish lasses dancing the afternoon away? I can’t think of a thing. Soft shoe Her first recital […]
Today was the opening performance of Shakespeare at the Cottage. A quiet moment of prayer before the curtain opens. Titania’s welcome Theseus, Hippolyta and Philostrate. Hermia, Egeus, Lysander and Demetrius Holding court Scene change courtesy of some fairies and hobgoblins. The players, Nick Bottom, Francis Flute, Starveling, Peter Quince, Snug and Snout Puck Music provided […]