This year, in Adventures of My Father’s World (our beloved homeschool curriculum), we are studying the Russian composer, Tchaikovsky. We found that his music had an interesting effect on us as we danced around the house like crazies!
The irony of this blog post’s title is not lost on me. Let me show you how this has played out in my life… Last year, I was inspired to start the tradition of making a little photo book, showcasing the highlights of our family’s year. Within it I included a survey page that asked… Continue reading Trials Can Lead To Intense Laughter
TO ALL THE KIDS WHO SURVIVED THE 1930’s, 40’s, 50’s, 60’s and 70’s!! F first, we survived being born to mothers who smoked and/or drank while they were pregnant. They took aspirin, ate blue cheese dressing, tuna from a can and didn’t get tested for diabetes. Then after that trauma, we were put to sleep on… Continue reading Kids Who Survived The 30’s – 70’s
We have been sorta (lazily) working with Braeden on learning how to wipe his own bobo, but he still insists we do it. He had done his business & started yelling for us to come wipe his bobo. Joshua yelled back, “wipe your own bobo” to which Braeden replied, “no, I told you I don’t… Continue reading Wiping self = important life skill