Who I am
I spent two decades helping companies like Bell Labs, Juniper Networks, and a genetic testing company that was later acquired by CVS translate some of the world’s most complicated concepts into actionable, understandable English. Now I’m working on a much harder problem — how parents can foster their children’s curiosity and engagement in the scientific, artistic, and linguistic world that surrounds them, without being a scientist, artist, or linguist themselves.
My contact info
The reviews on my book are starting to come in:
- “A charming, practical, and thought-provoking book.”
- “Simple, practical, inexpensive, & doable.”
- “Great book for enjoying arts with your kids.”
- “…as an art teacher of young children and a mother, I love this book!”
5 popular Caterpickles posts
Browse the Caterpickles archives
Find a book for a child aged 4-10
Tag Archives: Jane Austen
Someone’s been playing with my Jane Austen action figure. Related Links: More Wordless Wednesdays on Caterpickles
Our mostly-weekly survey of the tidbits that cross The Eight-Year-Old’s desk. This week, The Eight-Year-Old indulges in end-of-school year comfort reading, does her best to learn to speak cat, and samples a piece of Jane Austen’s pound cake.
Mommyo, browsing around the Internet in pursuit of a suitable distraction from NaNoWriMo: “Did you know that Jane Austen has a plaque at Westminster Abbey in the Poet’s Corner next to Shakespeare?” The Six-Year-Old, astounded: “Shakespeare? She’s as great as … Continue reading