valentines day

love in a tradition

February 15, 2011
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I was a smidge late for Valentines Day at my house. My family woke to the altared space of peanut M&M decor instead of our usual treasure hunt for hearts. That’s OK. It made for a nice moment when everyone gathered after school and I had finally finished that last fabric heart.           The treasure […]

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what do you do to celebrate togetherness?

February 10, 2010
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       Valentines Day is a time to remind people we love them. How do you remind the people you love that they are your favorite faces to spy in the crowd?          I know a mother who has lived with her son for the past 16 years. It’s just the two of them. Every […]

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plant a heart rock

February 9, 2010
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       I am planting an altared space this year and I’d love to have your help. I have a brown thumb, so I need lots of support. In this garden, along with planting the traditional things that grow, I’m collecting treasures that tell stories. Please send me a symbol of your altared space. You can even […]

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