Category Archives: Activities at Home

May 2018 photos

Here are the rest of my pictures from May. The little boys built this castle in the sandbox one day. Mr. Sweetie found his Ecuadoran flag (from Let’s Go Geography) and flew it from the top turret. One Tuesday evening … Continue reading

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Book Review—Joey

About the Book Title: Joey Author: Jennifer Marshall Bleakley Genre: Inspirational, Memoir Release Date: May 8, 2018 The heartwarming true story of a blind horse named Joey. My thoughts: A horse story for adults? This idea was quite intriguing to … Continue reading

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Children, May 2018

I took a lot of pictures of my children in May. I braided Little Miss’s hair for the first time! It’ll be awhile before I do it again, though. Her hair is still so short! Grizzly on top of Mr. … Continue reading

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Product Review—The Critical Thinking Co.

When we had the chance to review something for The Critical Thinking Co.™ recently, I asked Mr. Intellectual to look over the choices with me, as this looked like products he would enjoy but no one else in the family … Continue reading

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April 2018 Pictures

Ok, time to finish cleaning out the folder of pictures from April. This first set was taken on our way home from Timaru over Easter. We came home via Arthur’s Pass, and I couldn’t believe the colors on this mountain … Continue reading

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Busted!

Several years ago, we got a book out of the library titled, Six Dinner Sid. Sid was a cat who had six homes. He had to keep up six different personalities, but he also got six different dinners, had six … Continue reading

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Walk in the Hills

We spent last weekend visiting friends back in Canterbury. Saturday was a beautiful, sunny day. The boys wanted to go hunting and set lines for eels at the creek down the hill from the house. The girls tagged along behind … Continue reading

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Finished!

The girls moved back into their bedroom a week ago, after only a week and a half out of it. They are really enjoying having a beautiful new room, rather than than the old room with its horrible pink and … Continue reading

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Product Review—PandaParents

I have a little girl who loves doing school. She is only three years old, but she badly wants to do school just like everyone else does, and is thrilled when I print her a page to do. When PandaParents … Continue reading

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Product Review—Kids Email

We were recently assigned to do a review of Kids Email Safe Email for Kids, and given a one-year subscription. I wasn’t at all sure we needed it, because when my children wanted to email someone I just let them … Continue reading

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