M just bounced onto my lap and asked if I wanted to hear him count to 100. I didn’t answer honestly (no dear, I want to keep exploring digital scrapbooking when I should be planning homeschool) but I smiled and Continue reading Mom, want to hear me count to 100?
M’s narration and photos of his trip to the Ecotarium in Worchester with his Grandma yesterday. Continue reading Guest post by M; My Day out with Grandma
OK, maybe not a coop exactly, but organizing a group of homeschoolers.
I was going to title this post “Transitional Angst” but that’s a bit dramatic. K is hitting the frustrating spot between toddlerhood and preschoolerness – potty doesn’t click, she has to learn to wait patiently, or at least not scream Continue reading Transitional Discomfort
K was fine with walking behind her brothers, until she saw how far ahead they’d gotten. I wondered if these tracks were chipmonk or mouse DH was so hot when we were done hiking out, because K fell asleep on Continue reading Saturday Walk
M is on a temporary 8 weeks with no orthodontia anything glued to his teeth. B has made 3 batches of peanut brittle since last Thursday, and today I popped the rest of the strawberry popcorn the boys grew two Continue reading Let us eat popcorn
I just needed to write lists today…I used one of K’s big pieces of construction paper, so that my lists could spill sideways and make more lists. Usually my brain dump days start at 4AM when I wake up worried, Continue reading Brain Dump Day
I’m so delighted, I’m giddy. I’ve just learned two ways to make what appears to be a horizontal line of knit stitches: Dragoncrafter’s way ( by way of Sharon Winsauer who attributes it to Margaret Stove. In her book, Margaret Continue reading Lateral Cable! lots of links and attributions
The guys are in bed, arguing the case that DH should not really have given B the Knuggie – he wasn’t technically interrupting my reading of Anne of the Island, because I wasn’t vocalizing at that moment. I was a Continue reading Was it a Deserved Knuggie?
B’s team won first place in the “Innovative Solution” category of the research project awards. B’s team were interviewed on Channel 10, they are the boys in the dark blue lab coats, you can just see B and DH off Continue reading B’s Team Placed at F.I.R.S.T.
I realized that the chocolate had never left it’s spot in the grocery cart. Checking the receipt, I’d never paid for it. I dragged K and M back into the store from the car, happy I’d found some cash in Continue reading Showing off at the Grocery Store
B is finishing his part of the poster, and occasionally tweaking the robot program, when he’s not daydreaming. The F.I.R.S.T Lego League Tournament in RI is tomorrow. DH is a bit frazzled, I found a To-Do List with what I Continue reading Anticipatory Disarray