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I'm craft challenged, a lousy housekeeper, a great cook, and a dedicated locavore. I blog about Montessori and write mom lit and parent humor. I'm also an indie book publisher, mom to a DS child, a 3-6 and 6-9 Montessori trained teacher and... wait, where am I?

My Blogs and Websites
Publishing: I am an indie publisher at Monkey Star Press.

Special Needs: My son was born with Down syndrome in 2004, and being at home with him, using Montessori education since birth, has been a blessing in disguise!

Montessori: I took my Montessori primary training in 1986 at The Maria Montessori School of the Golden Gate in San Francisco with the late head mistress, Ursula Thrush. I took my Montessori elementary (6-9) training in 1988 at The Maria Montessori School of the Golden Gate in San Francisco (with the late head mistress Ursula Thrush) through the University Extension, University of California Berkeley.

Creative Writing: I received an MA in Creative Writing from San Francisco State University . I have written a middle grade reader, Frogs and Flies and Blackberry Pies.
    Painting by my dad Lewis.