Category Archives: Activities at Home

PLEASE READ! Goodbye.

This is it. This is the end of this blog. I have run out of space to store photos on this free platform which I have been using since I started blogging in 2011. The good news? I’m going to … Continue reading

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November 2018 photos Part 2

Here are the rest of the random photos from November. Princess tried out the bag of walnuts for a bed one evening. She soon decided it was too lumpy and hard, and moved to the laundry hamper. We got home … Continue reading

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November 2018 Photos Part 1

November was a busy month! I ended up with a lot of photos that don’t really work for their own posts, so I’ll divide them in half. The strip canoe is coming along nicely. This was early November; by now … Continue reading

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Kittens

We have a problem. This problem takes the shape of seven very cute little kittens—but there are seven of them! We came home from Christchurch on the 13th of November, and when I was walking into the house Grizzly called … Continue reading

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Orwell Creek

We are able to walk to a creek in about 5 minutes, and reach the spot where it empties into the river in 10 minutes. The boys found a spot that is deep and calm enough for swimming, so twice … Continue reading

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More Pictures From October 2018!

Well, I should have looked at my memory card again before publishing last week’s post of pictures. There were several more good ones. Mr. Diligence made the lions for the skit they performed at the concert. I found him a … Continue reading

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October 2018 Photos

Little Miss taught herself to write her name the way it is on this picture. For a week or so, she spelled it MPI (or IPM or PMI). Then she added the A. Later that evening, Esther showed her how … Continue reading

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Young Bicyclists

Mr. Imagination wanted to build a car for himself. He ended up with a wooden contraption that his brothers helped him mount on a bicycle. It looks pretty funny, but he had a lot of fun with it for awhile! … Continue reading

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Product Review—Brinkman Adventures Season 6

We have been listening to the Brinkman Adventures audio dramas ever since the first season was released. We’ve enjoyed some episodes more than others, of course; some have been absolutely great, and others were not quite so interesting but still … Continue reading

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September 2018 Photos

We watched a video one day of a man collecting dead leaves, twigs, flowers, and other things and building insects out of them, so Mr. Imagination decided to try his hand at it. This was his creation. He sure has … Continue reading

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