Catching Fireflies

finding magic along the way

Monthly Archives: February, 2015

Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up

Let’s face it. Mondays are rough. The end of the freedom that came with the weekend, the start of a long week, the return to work. To help ease you into your week, I would like to share a little something that made me smile.

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Daniel Pinkwater’s Mind

Daniel Pinkwater is a bit zany, a little left of center, with a touch of not-quite-right thrown in for good measure. I think that is why I like him. 🙂 His titles alone are enough to make me run to my computer and want to start writing something fun! Lizard Music (1976), The Snarkout Boys and the …

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This Is Your Brain on Knitting

Those of you who have been reading my blog for a bit will know that I love quilting. I also crochet and sew. I have made a promise to myself that this year, I will figure out how to knit. My mom-in-law tried to teach me years ago, but I gave up. A single crochet hook seems …

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up

Let’s face it. Mondays are rough. The end of the freedom that came with the weekend, the start of a long week, the return to work. To help ease you into your week, I would like to share a little something that made me smile.

Continue reading