Category Archives: Activities at Home

More New Babies!

We have been watching our cat Princess getting larger and larger over the past few weeks, and yesterday the long-awaited event happened! She settle down on Mr. Diligence’s lap yesterday morning, and after awhile we noticed she was very restless, … Continue reading

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Product Review—Innovators Tribe

I had never heard of Innovators Tribe before, but when the opportunity arose to use and review the course Thinking Like an Engineer, I knew Mr. Intellectual would be interested. Sure enough, when I showed it to him and we … Continue reading

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October 2017 Pictures

Here are the rest of the pictures from October! It’s hard to see in this picture, but one thing they’ve done to stabilize this cliff face is to put black netting over the loose rocks. You can see it on … Continue reading

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New Babies

It’s spring! That means there are lots of new babies around. We were given a lamb the last week of September. See the cat eyeing it? The other cat took one look and hid for the rest of the day! … Continue reading

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September 2017 photos

Here are the last few photos from September, that didn’t fit into any other posts. When everyone else works on cleaning the house on Saturdays, Little Miss wants to do her cleaning, too. She has decided that spraying the walls … Continue reading

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Spring 2017

The pictures in this post were taken over the course of a month. One Sunday afternoon in September, we drove through the local domain on our way home from church. The daffodils were in full bloom, and so beautiful! Esther … Continue reading

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Videos for Grandma

Just for my mom, here are two videos of the little ones. This first one is of Little Miss counting to 22 when she was playing hide and seek with Mr. Imagination. This is Mr. Imagination reading me his list … Continue reading

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August 2017 Pictures

The kitchen table broke one day, so Simon and Mr. Diligence fixed it for us. I’m sure glad Mr. Diligence has learned to fix things, too, since Simon is no longer here! Princess likes to try out all sorts of … Continue reading

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School Days

We spend a lot of time at the kitchen table in the mornings, doing lessons. The day Mr. Sweetie learned about borrowing when subtracting, we got out the Base 10 blocks to illustrate what was happening. As soon as I … Continue reading

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Spring!

Spring is here! Some days sure don’t feel like it, but more days are warm than a month ago, and the grass is growing. The first garden work was done in mid-August. Simon took the rotary hoe (rototiller) through part … Continue reading

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