Home-education

    1.  After hearing me discuss the Olympics on the phone last Friday, Charlotte asked me what “fuh-nastics” are.  I thought for a moment about how to put gymnastics into terms a three-year-old might understand.  “Well,” I said.  “People dress →MORE...

In the early months of this pregnancy, most of the daily rhythms that I had gradually established with Charlotte went out the window, but lately Donald and I have been working to reinstitute them. One of the hardest ones to get →MORE...

The antibiotics that I was prescribed on Tuesday night kicked in within the first twenty-four hours.  I still have mild discomfort, which I suppose means that the bladder infection is still being fought off, but overall I feel much better.  Normal →MORE...

After everyone and their mother recommended that glitter glue might be the solution to our glitter woes, we went out and bought a pack of glitter glue and IT IS FUCKING AWESOME.  The end. ** Charlotte is two years and seven →MORE...

With family in town, our circle time was sidelined a bit and it took us a few days to get back in the groove, but this is the circle plan we’ve been using lately.  Our current theme is flowers.  I explained →MORE...