Tag Archives: piano

Party at the nursery

We took the troops – plus an extra – to McAuliffe’s Nursery in Snohomish for their annual Customer Appreciation Day. Much fun was had at the pumpkin decorating table. The Moose: “What are you doing, and how can I copy … Continue reading

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SHE WON!!!

I am SO proud of my student, Rachel!! She took first place at the Regionals for the Assembly of God Fine Arts competition. Festival. Whatever. And got invited to Nationals for the second time. The first round was on Tuesday. … Continue reading

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Siblings in Tandem

Pictures of parenting bliss:   Ahhhhhh… Now if they would just be that peaceful ALL of the time!

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Faces of homeschool: Natter

Just in case you might think that all we do is play and eat around here, I thought I’d do a short series on homeschool.  Besides, summer vacation is coming up, and then we will be playing and eating all … Continue reading

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Proud, with gloating

It’s all right for the teacher to gloat, right?  Because I’m nine kinds of proud at the moment. I haven’t had a lot of piano students compete in the past.  This is not because of any huge perceived deficiencies on … Continue reading

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Think I’ll Keep Her

This is one of those weeks where I feel proud and nervous and excited and crazy (although that last isn’t anything unusual) all at the same time… and it’s not even my own child that is the cause! I have … Continue reading

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The Final Piano Recital

It’s done!  The piano recital has gone off, without a hitch – which is a minor miracle, considering that only Natter had his piece completely down yesterday. Everyone did well.  We even got to hear from my apprentice and her … Continue reading

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