Toddler and preschool curriculum

The fort in this photograph is from several weeks ago, but I lost interest in snapping pictures of each fort around seven hundred forts back so that one will have to suffice. At this point, seven hundred isn’t much of an →MORE...

Jul 06, 2011
We harvested our first zucchini two weeks ago and have since been flooded with skinny green squash OH MY WORD those plants are prolific.  Charlotte is in love with picking and toting around zucchini, but we’re about two seconds away from →MORE...

Jun 23, 2011
We’ve been filling our summer with hikes in the local canyons, waiting until we cannot see a single person, then whooping at the top of our lungs.  It feels powerful.  And we’ve been filling our summer with chalk drawings scattered across →MORE...

Sometimes I look at the bottoms of her feet at the end of the day and I think that if they’re filthy - covered in mud from walking barefoot through the garden, or covered in paint from swishing a paintbrush to →MORE...

After years of not being a gardener – not even, in fact, taking the time to mow the lawn most weeks – it is a bit of a shock to me that this year gardening is our number one activity.  But →MORE...