Dish with lid and Fish pottery
Annie's Micro-Museum, Nostalgic Stories

Why I kept two of my first works of art

Art class was in the lunch room of my elementary school, well at least for the younger grades. You'd come down the steps to the basement of the school and pass the hot lunch carts they'd be using for the day on the way. Only the big kids got to use the actual art room… Continue reading Why I kept two of my first works of art

My 1988 Pink Mickey Mouse t-shirt
Annie's Micro-Museum, Nostalgic Stories

The Christmas I unwrapped Mickey Mouse

My favorite Christmas was in 1988 when I was six. In my family we always opened gifts the night before Christmas on Christmas Eve. Usually we were in Brookfield, Wisconsin just outside of Milwaukee at my Dad's parent's house. This year however, my grandparents came down by us in Madison, Wisconsin. My Grandma Mary Jean… Continue reading The Christmas I unwrapped Mickey Mouse