Kidoinfo: Where were you born?
EBG: Warwick, RI
Kidoinfo: How long have you been in Rhode Island?
EBG: With the exception of a couple of years when I was very young and one semester when I was in college, I’ve always lived in Rhode Island.
Kidoinfo: What is your current state of mind?
EBG: Groggy. (Darn head cold.)
Kidoinfo: Who’s in your family?
EBG: My husband of (almost) 10 years, John; our two kids, Lily (5) and Quinn (3); a small flock of laying hens; and various other critters.
Kidoinfo: What trait do you most admire about your family?
EBG: Persistence. We are far from perfect but we frequently take time to reflect on what we are doing and why and look for ways to tweak things and hopefully make it all run a little smoother.
Kidoinfo: What is your favorite thing to do?
EBG: Lately I’ve really been enjoying roller-skating with my kids.
Kidoinfo: Where is your favorite place to hang out?
EBG: The Coastal Growers Market in North Kingstown.
Kidoinfo: Where would you most like to live?
EBG: Within walking distance of a library and a coffee shop, in a house with a front porch on Main Street and 10 acres of farm land out back.
Kidoinfo: What do you like to do when you are not with your kid(s)?
EBG: I dance and tour with a Border Morris team called Ladies of the Rolling Pin. My kids often come to our performances, but mostly it is something I do for myself because I enjoy it so much.
Kidoinfo: What is the most overrated thing about parenthood?
Kidoinfo: What is your most treasured possession?
EBG: My camera (a Cannon Rebel D-SLR).
Kidoinfo: What superpower would you most like to have?
EBG: I think I could really get into time-travel.
Kidoinfo: Who is your favorite fictional mother or father?
EBG: Caillou’s parents. I hope someday to have as much patience and energy as they do.
Kidoinfo: What are you going to do now that you have answered these questions?
EBG: Finish cleaning up the kitchen and go to bed.
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– Renaissance Gymnastics Academy
– Rhode Island Council for the Humanities (RICH)
– Rag & Bone Bindery
– Ocean State Montessori
– Soul at Work
– St. Peter School
– The Bridge Montessori
– Amy Ro photography
– Hennessey PR Consulting
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– RI Families in Nature
– exhale. return to center