Notes

The stories of our own lives require active searching—learning to look through our memories in a new way. To find story in your life, you must engage imagination with memory; you must invent a line of continuity—not from nothing, but from the raw materials of your life. It’s like reading a pattern in DNA or …

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Notes

A Birthday Crown

I whipped up this DIY felt birthday crown last week. It’s for a little boy, G, who’s turning one soon and celebrating with a Very Hungry Caterpillar birthday party. The pattern is from Amanda Soule’s The Creative Family: How to Encourage Imagination and Nurture Family Connections and it’s a very quick project. Wool felt is always …

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