Brick Rodeo 2021

When I was a young girl, my parents bought me a red bin filled with hundreds of plastic bricks to build to my heart’s content. My first project was a pirate’s ship. It’s been a long time since I last played with them, but last week I had the opportunity to attend a Lego convention…

One-Liner Wednesday – Umbrella of Imagination

Recognizing National Umbrella Day today with a quote from a Belgian painter and writer! “When a storm of harassment disturbs our thinking and brings us down to our knees, the umbrella of our imagination can shield us against destructive aggression. It is offering shelter and is teaching us how to conquer ourselves, train our resilience,…

#FOTD – Pretty in Pink

Imagination wanders The nurturing flower implores,“Live your life in full bloom”Its youth a compassionate delight Word of the Day: Imagination

The Importance of Play: A Mysterious Lion Captivates

“As we grow older, our playgrounds change – where do you go to play?“ Shelley @ Quaint Revival Hello there! Hope you are all well and safe! Shelley’s quote peaked my interest today. How often do we neglect this area of our lives dismissing play as being infantile and frivolous? Throughout history, many influential people…

Personal Life & Award Update

I hope everyone is well and healthy! Hence, the reason for my orange filled banner to encourage people to take care of their immune systems. 🙂 I want to apologize for my late blog posts for the A2Z challenge. I’m currently coping with the death of a friend who I had a real deep, caring…

The Found Poem: Perpetual Planet

Hey everyone! 🙂 So the poem above is the result of an experiment. I did my first prompt from the poetry workshop, “”Sharpened Visions”, that I’m currently taking on Coursera. The Found Poem: A Brand New poem in Three Easy StepsGrab a paragraph of text from a book or on the web and make a…

#Whatdoyousee?- Toddler Babble

Mr. Cuddlesworth, I’m so glad to see you! Mama set me down on the bed for a nap, but I just need to vent. I’ve had such a peculiar day where everyone’s ears suddenly stopped working. I tell Dada that I want my blankie, but he shoves a bottle in my mouth! I want to…

Legend of Felexia: Recycling Outreach

“LEGO has essentially taken the concrete block, the building block of the world, and made it into the building block of our imagination.” Ayah Bdeir Good evening everyone! I have missed being here. Taking a short break from all of my duties in the world, indulge myself in a bit of storytelling, and play with…