Ben had declared that the only speech he wanted at his graduation was grace for the food. But a diploma was important to Dan, so we ordered one. Despite having played in the band for the last 5 graduations at Continue reading Graduation Photos and the lists I used for college applications
Ben worked out a ride to the Marching Band Diner, so after I dropped him off at his (last ever) flute lesson, I was done driving people places today, my Mom is picking up the pot pie to bring to Continue reading An Unexpected 2 hours
“I get it Mom, a phrase is a sub-sentence”
Despite what Dove chocolate Wrappers and old Hollywood musicals imply, a person who loves routine is not necessarily better off becoming totally loose and spontaneous. Once in a while maybe. Today did not measure up to the historic day, a Continue reading Second Ever Most Random Day Homeschooling
Everything K loves lately has to do with boxy-ness. Building in Minecraft with cubes, building in Lego with rectangular pieces, some with smoothed edges, and playing in literal boxes.
Benjamin and I attended the “Accepted Student Day” at Wentworth Institute of Technology on April 1. The MBTA station is about a 7 minute walk from our house. From there, the train took us to Ruggles station, only an 8 minute walk Continue reading DH Guest Post: Wentworth with Ben, SS ReedWreck Construction with M & K
M’s glasses disappeared sometime around the Good Friday Service, or maybe Saturday morning. Since he gets bad headaches without his glasses, I haven’t made him do school work this week. I’ve made him clean the house. That actually makes me Continue reading Has Anyone Seen M’s Glasses? We looked at the pond.
This winter has had odd warm days sprinkled about, one of them was a Sunday, and we went walking after church with our friend R. Whenever we get here, the lean to is a little more organized, it’s like the Continue reading Warm Sunday Afternoon at Caratunk
Eagle’s Wings had it’s first meeting for the 6-week-Spring semester. It’s 6 weeks long because historically that’s as much ambition as anyone has to teach other people’s kids this time of year – but this is an unusual year. There Continue reading Various Co-ops starting
When M decided to give K a trip to the New England Aquarium for her family Christmas gift, Dan was really not sure – aren’t Christmas gifts supposed to come in a box and be played with? My argument that Continue reading K’s Christmas Trip to the New England Aquarium