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A year of stories 35/52

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After you read about our week, follow the circle, starting with the talented Allison Gipson.


The men headed to Home Depot for a Dangerous Book for Boys project,
so M and I decided to go on our own adventure!

Smack dab in the middle of post is this awesome area that we call, “The Forest.”
We drive by it often, but she had never been in.

As we stepped into the trees, she felt a little unsure.
I told her there were several exits, one of which led to a playground.

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Pretty soon, she was out in front of me, exploring, pointing out birds and butterflies, and collecting treasures.

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“This acorn is for Brother!  He will be so excited!”

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“It’s a grasshopper, but he’s hiding.”
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“Look, Mom, I found a broom stick!”

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As we got deeper into the trees, she decided she had had enough.
“Let’s go, Momma.  Where is that playground?”

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When we got home, she dug out her smock and we painted our adventure.

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Her painting was way better than mine.
This one’s getting framed.

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September 6, 2016 - 7:29 am

September – {real.life.art} - […] Now head over to my super talented friend and instructor at In Beauty and Chaos, Mel Karlberg […]

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