Category Archives: Childhood

Ongoing story

THE NEVERENDING STORY IS COMING BACK TO THE BIG SCREEN!! Within ten minutes of hearing this glorious news I purchased two tickets.  You best believe we’ll be at the Paradiso on September 4th at 2pm.  I encourage anyone in the … Continue reading

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Costume win

Oh the perks of having a creative mother who scrapbooked every year of your young life… Not only is my awkward middle school phase immortalized forever in photos but so is the Geography Fair.  Though you can see a glimpse … Continue reading

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Windpipe of our enemies

North Korea made news this week with its alleged testing of a hydrogen bomb.  Many have their doubts regarding the veracity of this claim but I’m not surprised.  After all, their “nuclear arsenal is mounted on launch pads, aimed at … Continue reading

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Musical memories

Long ago and far away I was a wee lass of eight.  School days were spent in Mrs. K’s [along with the magic mailbox!] second grade class at Hutchison while summers revolved around Raquet Club swim team practice.  My then-best … Continue reading

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I’m sensitive and I’d like to stay that way

I’ve really been slacking with these Wednesday videos.  See what happens with self-imposed deadlines?  Adhering to a schedule is difficult enough with important things [such as work or appointments] and virtually impossible for everything else. Pieces of You ranks high … Continue reading

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Sleepovers, gardens, secrets, curses…and the Presidency

“Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.” ~ Benjamin FranklinOne of my favorite Hutchison memories involves the yearly book created by Lower School (grades 1-5) students.  Every girl wrote and illustrated her own hardbound book each spring.  … Continue reading

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Sister study sessions and supernovas

Last night I had every intention of inundating your news feeds, emails, and subscription updates with at least half a dozen entries on Cocktails With Hemingway.  It will probably be Friday before I get the chance to do so– but … Continue reading

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