"We knew we wanted a piece of lawn, somewhere quiet, somewhere with good schools," Francine Wheeler
told the Newtown Bee in a profile.
She is a music educator and singer-songwriter.
Sometimes the musical mother would try out tunes on her
own children, with some tunes that she
made up for Ben as a baby eventually finding their way onto a CD, she
told the newspaper.
In writing songs for children, melodies needn't be simplified, she