I've been lucky enough to have had the chance to hone my teaching skills for most of my life. My family observed Family Home Evening for much of my life and we all had rotating assignments for this weekly(ish) family time. The most coveted sports for us kids were treats & game, but as an… Continue reading Instant Gratification
Several years ago for my birthday, Nathan got me Chainmail Bikini by Hazel Newlevant and I was hooked by her work. She is amazing and magnificent as all get-out. When she launched an IndeGoGo campaign for another comic anthology, Comics for Choice I had to back it. In this anthology, cartoonists and illustrators worked together… Continue reading Comics for Choice
There is something about TED Talks that I find to be truly amazing. I don’t know what it is exactly, but I really do love them. I’ve yet to find a TED Talk that I didn’t enjoy. With this love, part of what I’ll be doing this year is to listen to a talk (or… Continue reading Free Time?
I was so inspired by Bella's posts about summer that I knew I had to write my own. That, and I am so sick of homework that I am ready to pull my own (beautiful) hair out. Several weeks ago I reported that I was starting to garden on my balcony. The past month has been… Continue reading Summer Fun!
Over the last week or so, feminism has been on my mind. Rather, it's been on my mind slightly more forcefully than it normally is. It all started with this post by Bella last Saturday and has been continued by this post by Clarissa. The question, for me, has been "What is feminism?" What does… Continue reading What’s in a name?