Tag Archives: Memories

Snowdrops and Spring

“There are flowers in our woods!” Linda exclaimed as she went out the back door this morning.  Got my shoes, my camera and out I went–snowdrops!  One of my favorite childhood memories is my mother’s ritual of looking for the … Continue reading

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On Writing and Music

Last day of 2008–it’s snowing, I’m listening to the Classical Countdown on WQXR–#9 “most favorite work” is Verdi’s “Requiem”–a very special piece of music for me: oh, so, many years ago, my father shared his passion for it with me. … Continue reading

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Sophie, Reading and Writing

This weekend we had a Sophie-Sleep-Over. It is fascinating to observe her progress in reading & writing after a few months in kindergarten–she knows many “sight words,” carefully uses her knowledge of phonics to sound out words, and is writing … Continue reading

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