To live content with small means; to seek elegance rather than luxury, and refinement rather than fashion; to be worthy, not respectable, and wealthy, not, rich; to listen to stars and birds, babes and sages, with open heart; to study hard; to think quietly, act frankly, talk gently, await occasions, hurry never; in a word, to let the spiritual, unbidden and unconscious, grow up through the common--this is my symphony.
~William Henry Channing

Saturday, June 23, 2007

Little Girls Growing Up

Watching your children grow up is a bitter sweet was wonderful fun to watch my daughter who is almost twelve (going on 21) play in the rain eating peaches and messing around with temporary body tattoos...