Look who is getting Crafty

The one thing no one could deny about my mother, besides her effervescent personality, was that she was talented. Whether it was painting, woodworking or singing, she had a wealth of talents. She painted original landscapes and still life (with the ever patient mentorship of Bob Ross). She created not only toy trains but also […]

Experiencing Each Moment

As I’ve mentioned elsewhere, I spent a summer teaching ESL in Kharkov, Ukraine. It was a really difficult and the most rewarding time for me. Difficult because I had an on-going long distance relationship with a man I met in England right before leaving (of course!) for Ukraine. Also, I was living on a regular […]