Parenting an Artist, Part 3

Last summer, as I mentioned in my Parenting an Artist posts (read part 1 here and part 2 here), we did a 'home school summer camp' with our then 10-year-old. She spent the summer working on short stories, which landed her a place in the creative writing track of her dream middle school. She also … Continue reading Parenting an Artist, Part 3


Trouble in the Burbs

Disclaimer: I'm not sure I can honestly call where we live 'the burbs' - we're inside one of the two major beltways that wrap around Houston and that's plenty of city to choose from, but it's a subdivision and has that suburban feel so that's what we'll call it.  It was the last night of The … Continue reading Trouble in the Burbs