When they choose to play together, it is really, exceptionally great. This kind of thing happens only once in a while, it seems. I adore it, drop everything I have planned if possible, and let them go for it for as long as we can. I love that they love each other.
Monthly Archives: April 2012
Being a musician who loves to play piano and make music with our children, Matt thinks it might benefit our family connection and ignite our children’s interest in learning to play music if I am joining in the music-making with them. Just between you and me, I think he aspires for us to one day […]
As I look at these daffodils, I see myself mirrored in them– closing, opening, peeking, wondering, fearing, trusting, exposing, doing what needs to be done. In the past few years of intense life changes and challenges (job change, leaving our home and family, breast cancer, and now deployment), I am grateful for all the […]
All those years spent making swords as a boy have served Matt in ways I’m sure he never expected when he was young: he now has a son who is so very happy to make use of his dad’s swordmaking skills. Together they whittled and painted and ended up with a very exciting wooden sword […]