Monthly Archives: August 2012

I’m compelled to write about something non-writing related; today I’m going to talk about food. More specifically, about my son, Max, and how changing his eating changed our life.     Throughout his first year, Max struggled first with unending, … Continue reading

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Head on over to and check out my guest post on food canning, one of my new loves!

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So, clearly I changed the blog title — I wasn’t really married to the last one, but this is one that means a lot to me. It refers to a poem by contemporary poetry goddess Marrianne Moore called “Poetry.” For … Continue reading

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Above is a recent yearbook picture of me. It might be my least favorite part of being a teacher — I hate getting my picture taken every year. It’s as awkward as an adult as it was as a kid. … Continue reading

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