When you're helping to oversee a garnet hunt for kids but the festival organizers put you in front of a used bookstore, and the bookstore has a giant festival sale... 😎 .
($3.25 for everything)
The first stomach bug of upcoming winter season has arrived! Three out of five kids down and eternally grateful we don't have carpeting. 😷😷😷
Recently, I won a giveaway of art lessons from @chalkpastelart . Today, we decided to give them a go. Surprisingly, my Y3 really got into them. My Y3 has had his challenges with fine motor skills, so I expected him to be the least interested. He finished the entire lesson,...
@charlottemasonirl is talking about Glorious Chores this week. Chores are always a tricky subject around here. I'm an intense perfectionist who could get things done faster and easier if I just do it myself. I have kids who struggle with following multistep directions, as well as having sensory issues so...
My great-grandfather looks like he has HEARD it all and is sick of your nonsense. 😁 That jawline of his has persisted for five generations (him, my grandpa, my dad, me, and some of the kids).
We took our fish loving kids to the state fish hatchery and let them feed trout! .
Pic 3 is the Roe River, the shortest river in the world. #4 is the terrifying no railings walk which freaked out most of my kids. #6 is the Missouri River, #7...