i’ve found the rainbow connection, at least when it comes to potluck dishes. i was assigned veggies for the family st. patrick’s day get together (celebrated early this year) and though i would personally make a rainbow for any occasion, the leprechaun believer in me felt this was a fitting occasion.
white: we’ve . . . → Read More: ~rainbow mondays~ the colors of silence
good bye, christmas rainbow lights.
hello, valentine’s day rainbow hearts! they don’t make them like they used to. aside from the ones that don’t have any words, there are some words that i don’t remember seeing on conversation hearts back in the day. i think one of those green ones (printed off-center) . . . → Read More: ~rainbow mondays~ fleekend
around june 1st we started living in dragon house 2.0, and toasted our new home together with whiskey and cokes and organic peanut butter cups. although we are still finalizing details and sorting out technicalities in anticipation of actually closing the sale, and i hesitate to write much out of superstition, i have been strewing . . . → Read More: yes yes yes!
quinn got to wield the allen wrench and build his bed once again… this time at dragon house 2.0, age 9. flashback to dragon house 1.0, age 5!
some fun foods of . . . → Read More: ~a month in the life of a lifelong learner~ i’ve gotta be me
red: the vacation house is a dragon house, too.
orange: to kick off the weekend, quinn built his ideal band. i believe he had in mind to make this into a video game of sorts, hence the graph paper. he is especially jazzed about having two drum sets. his band also has 2 . . . → Read More: ~rainbow mondays~ comfort food
the trouble with blog posts is, there’s no way to make them scratch-and-sniff. perhaps i can utilize some sort of jedi mind trick to make you smell this clove-filled orange while you read about our month of lifelong learning.
rich’s daughter and her fiance . . . → Read More: ~a month in the life of a lifelong learner~ miracles
“You do something to me
Something that simply mystifies me
Tell me, why should it be
You have the power to hypnotize me
Let me live ‘neath your spell
You do that voodoo that you do so well“
~bing . . . → Read More: four years
a sunset bonfire was lit.
folk songs were sung. roger miller, john denver, and in spite of my mom’s pleading, the very unfortunate man. country roads, take me home gets me in the ganechtagazoink every time.
cries of “expelliarmus!” and “stupefy!” . . . → Read More: sunset bonfire
(posted june 2013)
~mathing; uno, mama-made worksheets upon request~
~arting; fine arts, music and drama~
~reading; more mama worksheets, lots of harry potter at bedtime, and books with friends~
. . . → Read More: ~a month of unschool~ adventing