Amazing Easter

Posted by on Apr 9, 2012 in Uncategorized | No Comments

We LOVE Easter at our house. Our adoration is certainly led by our faith, but I’ve always felt that it is much easier for us to keep this holiday simple. Today was perfect. We started out with cinnamon swirl pancakes, then headed to church. We gave the boys their Easter baskets, which were filled with […]

The Ice Scientists

Posted by on Apr 6, 2012 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The big boys (all boys?) are quite taken with ice and water. They’ve conducted all kinds of ice related experiments; most of what they have learned involves floating and melting. I love that they learn so much around here by doing. I love even more that they called themselves “ice biologists” for a while; it […]

Doing the Rain Dance

Posted by on Apr 4, 2012 in Uncategorized | No Comments

I was making a meal the other day when I heard my boys, all of them, shed their shoes and escape the front door to do this:  

Book Review: The Organic Family Cookbook by Anni Daulter

Posted by on Apr 3, 2012 in Uncategorized | No Comments

I would like to preface this post by telling you that I was asked by the author to review this book when I volunteered to review her next book Naturally Fun Parties for Kids. You’ll read my review of that book in a couple of weeks. I was thrilled to get this book, The Organic […]

Meyer Lemonade

Posted by on Apr 2, 2012 in Uncategorized | One Comment

I looked in the bottom of the fridge this afternoon while it was in the upper 80’s (on April 1!!! Not a joke…) and found a bag of Meyer lemons. Maybe it was the heat, but I’m pretty sure I heard all of those lemons saying, “Make us into lemonade. Make us into Lemonade.” I […]