I re-read the website I set up a year or so ago to remember what I’ve said about the testing coop, looked through the g-mail account (sorry researcher, I didn’t read your note from last September until today, and we Continue reading Starting up the Testing Coop
A few weeks ago I asked Leslie at the Sit and Knit what she charged for photography, and her jaw dropped. Then she asked me if I could model my samples and my jaw dropped. Because, I sort of thought Continue reading Makeup
In the process of diagnosing my celiac, the gastroenterologist noticed that I have GERD. Now that I know it, I notice it too. And caffeine is indeed a trigger for me. No, not the coffee! Not the tea! And not Continue reading No, not the coffee!
Oh clueless lady – I understand, really. It’s just that your parenting tactics were inconvenient as well as ineffective. You had your arms full. That’s hard. And your son didn’t want to leave the park and go home. Also understandable. Continue reading You had to Scare him with Spiders.
It never quite works out evenly in co-op-ing, the same folks teach session after session. I don’t actually have a problem with that, some folks are more outgoing than others, teaching a group takes a different skill set than tutoring Continue reading Supporting your Co-op Members who Teach
Over the years, I’ve devoured all of the style books, design books, and “how to look lovely even though you are large” sorts of books that the library carried. I wish I’d taken notes, because I can’t give citations for Continue reading flat design vs women’s shapes
Yesterday we came home from Sunday School early, because M didn’t feel at all well, he was voluntarily sitting still too, so he wasn’t faking. Today he’s still off, and we are butting heads, I’m trying to remember why he’s Continue reading Today’s Homeschool
B woke up with a fever today, K was in a sleepless mode last night, wanting to play dolly (DH took an hour with her about 3AM, God Bless Him, he did play dolly, he rocked dolly to sleep, put Continue reading Today I’m Bad to the Bone – sort of
At the moment, I’m pretty cranky. Tthe kids are watching a video (Oh the shame) dinner is in the oven, the dishes are in the dishwasher and it’s running, the bags are unpacked, but I feel decidedly rumpled. All the Continue reading So, how do I know if it was a good day?
Bet you thought this would be about taxes. Nope. Daylight Savings Time. I do like waking up and finding that the clock says it’s early, but by early evening, my happy girl is having poison hour, and I have to Continue reading Congress, What are you doing to Me?
It’s not a bad as Alexander’s terrible, horrible,no-good, very bad day, but I am very tired and cranky. Between the baby’s teeth, fever and general not-wanting to go to bed, and M’s fever and belly ache, I didn’t sleep much Continue reading Cranky Day
All right, All right! I’ll talk. I’ll say I am guilty. Where is the paper? I’ll sign. What to know the names of my confederates? I don’t have any but I’ll make them up. Who-ever ordered me to be Continue reading When the Baby won’t (can’t?) Sleep…