Category Archives: Educatin the Chilluns

J.J.’s Big Idea

J.J. has been busy. She’s crazy about packing boxes and dusting everything in sight, and in her downtime, she’s sitting her mother down to make flash cards so she can learn to read. Last week, we were walking around downtown, … Continue reading

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Lazy days of summer? Nah….

So we found out that the challenge didn’t work. No surprise there. Let me tell you what does work: the combination of quitting smoking, the kids being home all day because school is out, and moving. One might think that … Continue reading

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Monday’s musts, and more art…

I’ve gotten so wrapped up in keeping my kids busy, that I’ve unfortunately let the things I need to do go by the wayside. I have decided that it’s time to make Mommy a schedule chart, too! I can tell … Continue reading

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Lazy Sunday

Yesterday, J.J. and I sat down to do an art project. Really it was a “keep the child quiet” project so that my lady could get some much needed sleep, but J.J. was happy to do it. We sat down … Continue reading

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Love, crystallized, and growing things….

First, a shameless plug. I have no dignity right now – I’m trying to win a contest for my lady. If you’re on Facebook (and you likely are, or you would probably not be reading this) please click on this … Continue reading

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Snow Day!

The temperatures aren’t terrible. I’m inclined – rationally, anyway – to take the kids out to play, frolic, and gambol in the white stuff. But physically, my inclination is to stay in my pj’s with my too-sweet coffee and tons of blankets and watch movies. Continue reading

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Chores, smores!

Well, today’s not going to be very domestically-oriented. I’m off to run the car to the shop to see how quickly they can fix that o2 sensor (we couldn’t get the leverage to do it ourselves), and then J.J. and … Continue reading

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