Monthly Archives: November 2011

It’s that time of year again…

… when I cry every time I hear the Christmas song “Mary, Did You Know?” I have children. What if I knew that my child was God’s only Son? That I had the perfect child, the child who was gifted … Continue reading

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To anyone who has been confused about why Danny was writing about homemade laundry detergent, playing outside, and making school things… I didn’t realize that Danny was logged in to our blog on my computer. 🙂 Danny’s computer is running … Continue reading

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I have an addiction: Pinterest. I love to browse the education board. I find so many cool ideas! For example, I found these DIY pipe cleaner flags on Pinterest. They involve number recognition, counting, and fine motor skills; I love projects … Continue reading

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Fun in the Leaves

We are LOVING this gorgeous fall weather! Most of our days have been warm and only slightly breezy. All of us have taken time to play outside at every available opportunity. Who knows when the snow will show up again? … Continue reading

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Homemade Laundry Detergent

After two years of buying the expensive but non-chemically detergent, I had had enough. I was tired of spending WAY too much money to clean our clothes. So I scoured the internet until I found ingredients for homemade detergent that … Continue reading

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On the Road Again

I didn’t die.  I’m not in a coma, and I didn’t lose my fingers in a tragic bowling accident.  I just haven’t gotten around to blogging. I picked up a Precor 9.10 treadmill from the early 80s yesterday.  I’ve been … Continue reading

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All Creatures, Great and Small

Our two latest “pets” are caterpillars. One is a “woolly worm”; the other is wool-less one. Not sure what type he is. Anyone know? They live in half gallon jars in the kitchen. Another fun find this week was bees. … Continue reading

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Bella’s newly found drawing abilities

Oh, can Bella ever draw! My little girl has been making so many masterpieces that the fridge is covered- and my sides hurt from laughing! Daddy, Mommy, Bella, and Declan. Yes, my one of my arms is sprouting out of … Continue reading

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For the past year or so, we’ve been getting eggs from my parents, who have chickens. But now… let the fun begin! Danny found two eggs today. They’re rather small, as far as eggs go, but the chickens will give … Continue reading

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