EEEk. Normally I would welcome a Sunday storm. Such a lovely excuse to stay in and bake and drink cocoa and read books. But tomorrow is such a busy day. I am taking Katie, Erin, Kelli and Dave’s mom to see a George Balanchine production of the Nutcracker Suite. A little friend from our homeschool […]
Kim is hosting the Loveliness of Lesson Planning today. This is timely because this week is all about planning for me. I made an attempt to start school last week and boy was that dopey. I hadn’t really planned and the children recognize a faker when they see one. They were unimpressed with my "fly-by-the-seat-of-my-pants" […]
Are you likely to hear the following: Mom: Why is there a dead moth wrapped in a paper towel in the fridge? Where we keep food! That we eat! Unnamed Child: I didn’t have time to get to it. Mom: Get to what? UC: The autopsy. There is where I stopped asking for information. I […]
They had both just finished eating the exact same meal fed to them by the same person. Guess who is Oscar and who is Felix.
Well, I have been away a while. It’s been busy around here lately, like most people, we have the June nuttiness. Graduations, Confirmations, a sprinkling of birthdays, recitals and tournaments put it all together and you’ve got yourself some busy people. These poor unsocialized homeschooled children have spent the last two weeks being driven from […]