taking time

I was sitting in the lobby of Jaia’s dance class  last evening – and I came to the realization that that 1 1/2 to 2 hours several days a week, MAY BE the only amount of uninterrupted time that I have to sit, organize my thoughts and blog.  The library is only 7 minutes away…

a quick trip

On a day full of thunderstorm warnings and grey, overcast skies, Jaia and I headed out of the house to Cherokee Street. A fun place here in St. Louis filled with restaurants, antique shops and scores of stores with vintage clothes.   http://cherokeestreetnews.org My mostly extroverted child gets cabin fever more often than Row or I…

whew

Oh dear  – this past week was rough. We all fell prey to yet another virus which hit Jaia super hard. She had a mid grade fever for 6 days!  She missed 3 dance classes and her private lesson much to her chagrin – especially since this weekend there is a double feis here in…