Kids inherited love of rocks from generations of family

There is something about the smoothness of stone that draws Amy Choate-Nielsen's children in like moths to a flame. They love striations, they love sparkles and they love the decorations of minerals.

Amy Choate-Nielsen is a full-time mom and part-time writer. She spends her days at the park and her nights at the computer. She writes about family history and her quest to understand life while learning about her deceased grandmother Fleeta.