Category Archives: Parenting

And Then There Were 4

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Coming Soon . . .

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My Cowgirl

“Oh my darlin’ cowgirl,  keep your head up and your heart strong.”

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And the Stars Look Upon Her

♪ ♫  And her soul walks beside her An army stands behind her Lyra, Lyra And her face full of grace ♪ ♫

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Dude, Where’s My Puppy?!?

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A Berry Wonderful Valentine’s Day

Today we met up with some local homeschoolers for a field trip to a family-run farm where we toured the property and learned how they grow such scrumptious fruits and veggies, and then spent the afternoon picking strawberries together.  Afterwards … Continue reading

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Ending Your Day With a Picture Book

We start off our day with picture books…. I don’t know why it’s taken me until now to realize we should end our days with them too. Every morning during circle time I read a handful of picture books to … Continue reading

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Even Olympians Fall

Earlier this week the girls, my parents, and I attended an “open to the public” practice of Olympics-bound US figure skaters Nate Bartholomay and Felicia Zhang.  It was a spur-of-the-moment field trip for us but I couldn’t let the opportunity pass by … Continue reading

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Stella’s First Dance Recital

We added ballet to Stella’s schedule back in October.  Considering how much she loves/requires movement, dance was a natural extracurricular choice for her.  I’ve been meaning to share these pictures from Stella’s first recital this past Christmas. After her performance, … Continue reading

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REVIEW and GIVEAWAY – Safari Ltd. Figures and Toobs

My girls have a lot of toys.  Let me repeat that- a lot. of. toys. Without fail though, there’s one group of toys so large and all encompassing that they get played with all the time.  Other toys come and … Continue reading

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