K called me from the porch, “Mom! Come see this moth that looks like a leaf!” I should have put something in here for scale, it was as wide as my hand is long. The color and size reminded me Continue reading Luna Moth on the Front Stoop
“And Yes, I give you permission to blog about this, Mom.” He said over his shoulder as he left to take his shower. Oh, yes. Blogging about homeschool life with teenagers, a thing I keep meaning to do as long Continue reading Matthew gave me a writing assignment 20 minutes ago
Last week I was organized enough to go swimming at the Y before Dan needed to drive to work. But the time change hadn’t happened yet, so I needed a flashlight to walk down the hill. As I was rummaging Continue reading Yeah, I meant to do that…?
We’ve had a summer of Spunky Princesses. When we finished reading the last of the James Herriot books out loud, I grabbed “A posse of Princesses” by Sherwood Smith off the shelf, and tried it out. To my surprise, the Continue reading The read alouds this summer had lots of spunky princesses
5 Strega Nona books came in from the library today; so at bedtime tonight, K and I laughed over them as Big Anthony kept making too much of something and overwhelming his house, his town and everyone in his town. Continue reading Enough, and More than Enough
Monday afternoon we played games at the I’s. K played dress up in young L’s Sunday clothes. No ink spills though. Thursday as usual we did Biology lab at the W’s (so Ben doesn’t need 4 arms) Mrs W suggested Continue reading Social Butterflies, That’s Us.