Posted by Leslie Jun 13 2011, 6:07 pm in reflections
I am fortunate to be able to volunteer at the local elementary school and have discovered over the years that what I take away from the experience is far more enriching than what I contribute—the old adage is true: everything you need to know in life you can learn from the playground.
Last week, I stood bleary-eyed sipping my coffee while trying to maintain order in the kindergarten line up, which as any teacher can tell you is the equivalent of trying to contain a crate of multi-colored rubber balls dropped from a height in front of you.
Posted by Leslie Jun 10 2011, 5:47 pm in recipe
I confess, I’ve concocted some monstrous meals. Ask my husband about the infamous “Italian Meatloaf” and he’ll clutch his abdomen and point out than not even the dog would eat that one. There are other times I get lucky. We call my dump recipe PITA POCKETS and the beauty lies in not having to measure [...]
Posted by Leslie Jun 6 2011, 4:56 pm in conference
. . . Like How to Avoid Groping Your Favorite Author It’s June. Already. I flipped the calendar and realized that there is a greater chance of me answering all the Jeopardy questions correctly on tonight’s program than fitting into that perfect dress I purchased three months ago for the RWA conference. Bottom line: my end’s [...]