Curios

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noun
rare, unusual, or intriguing objects

Here you’ll find a collection of curios – those people, places, events, and things that make me smile, or sometimes swoon.

Nothing really stands alone, not even the wind

Nothing really stands alone, not even the wind

A good reminder that nature doesn’t draw lines around towns or states or countries.

When the Wind Blows…

When the Wind Blows…

Source: http://tinyurl.com/h6lrwjr

David Macaulay at The Big Draw

David Macaulay at The Big Draw

Do you like to draw? In this short video, David Macaulay (author/illustrator of The Ways Things Work, and all around great guy), leads National Building Museum visitors in sketching exercises for fun and as a new way of seeing and responding to their surroundings.

Design Squad

Design Squad

Do you like to make stuff? This is a great site from PBS Kids for kids who like to create, build and design things that work.

Poem Farm

Poem Farm

Poem Farm Do you like to write? Are you looking for inspiration? On her Poem Farm, Amy Ludwig VanDerwater, one of my favorite poets, shares her poetry and ideas for writing your own.

What's Happening?

Thanks for stopping by! Take your time and look around. I hope you discover something new to think about and do. Give the red sneaker a poke to see what inspires me.   What inspires you? Let me know.