Tag Archives: Beauty

The Importance of Piano Lessons And Other Pursuits Of Beauty

“I’m soooo bored!” my ten-year-old son whispered to me, as he fanned himself impatiently with his piano music.  Spending a beautiful fall afternoon listening to a piano teacher work with elementary level students probably wasn’t the most thrilling use of … Continue reading

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Fall Leaves And Works of Mercy

  Fall leaves grace our nature table.  The seasons are changing, and so is my family.  My youngest children delight in placing their pine cones just so into their basket.  My 6-year-old pauses to touch the pretty leaves and sings … Continue reading

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Teaching My Daughter How To Dress: A Letter To My 6-Year-Old

My Dearest Daughter, I realized the other day that I hadn’t brushed your hair in a few days.  You are six years young, but old enough to be brushing your own hair and choosing your own clothes.  And so, it … Continue reading

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