Sunday, March 21, 2010
Country Woman Essay
Raising kids in the country. This was my topic in a recent essay published in Country Woman magazine. Here's an excerpt:
"Our sons are in college now, living in small rooms in big cities. But I like to think the lessons they learned growing up in the country resonate with them every day. That they learned patience by calming an anxious horse; gentleness by bottle-feeding a motherless lamb; and the importance of speed and precision by cadging an egg out from under a broody hen."
To read the whole thing, click here.