~two months in the life of a lifelong learner~ enfolded eggs part 2

continued from part 1

watching the moon with quinn one night, we saw a dragon cloud overtake the moon, sliding up its nostril and eventually becoming its eye. though the moon was enfolded in wisps of cloud, the cloud was now illuminated from within. dragons are always . . . → Read More: ~two months in the life of a lifelong learner~ enfolded eggs part 2

~two months in the life of a lifelong learner~ percolator

a long and winding hodge podge of learning and living that i have decided to stop editing and move on from… read at your own risk (warning! verbosity ahead!), and probably pour yourself a cup of tea first.

science fair! i had the privilege of being the . . . → Read More: ~two months in the life of a lifelong learner~ percolator

~a month of unschool~ how did paul revere text?

this past month was very full! as all summer months seem to be.

~games~ quinn has been pretty fired up lately about angry birds games, and though we do limit his screen time to 30 minutes per day, he seems very focused on games in . . . → Read More: ~a month of unschool~ how did paul revere text?

~this moment~ yonopoly with friends

~a friday ritual~

photos capturing a moment from the week.

a simple, special moment.

a moment i want to pause, savor and remember.

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diversity

ms. jessa told me with a smile and a chuckle after school on quinn’s third day that he had been particularly attached to her that afternoon. specifically, attached to her arm, touching her skin. later when i asked him about it he told me it was because, “her skin is just like chocolate, mama. and . . . → Read More: diversity

~this moment~ camping

doting on baby friends

aftermath of his first sleepover with buddies

hot dogs for every meal

lots of soak time in the creek

wild blackberries at their perfect ripeness

~a friday ritual~

photos . . . → Read More: ~this moment~ camping

~this moment~

it’s a moment from 5 years ago… but one i was transported back to this week, when i had the honor of holding my dear friend’s not-yet-24-hour-old son… who also happens to have an abundance of dark hair and was very alert as i held him, like my own baby boy was. . . . → Read More: ~this moment~

~this moment~

~a friday ritual~

a photo capturing a moment from the week.

a simple, special moment.

a moment i want to pause, savor and remember.

other posts you may enjoy:~this moment~simple poemsmore love and more lightwhich side are you on?

~this moment~ no stone unturned

a friday ritual. a photo capturing a moment from the week. a simple, special moment. a moment i want to pause, savor and remember. inspired by soulemama

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quinn’s thirty-fifth month ~ in which dragons come and they drink the bay

12-24-09

quinn’s presents all arrived on time, yesterday. yay!

12-26-09

what a day yesterday. i’m so thankful that today has been brilliantly sunny and that we planned on not hanging out with coparent today. what a relief! quinn and i hung out around the house and played, i cleaned some, and then we went . . . → Read More: quinn’s thirty-fifth month ~ in which dragons come and they drink the bay