Posts Tagged: history

Last Day of the World journaling

In honor of the Last Day of The World, Paperclipping offered these journaling prompts. :)  Here are my answers.  If you decide to copy, please comment so I can read your answers. What was the last song you listened to?

Last Day of the World journaling

In honor of the Last Day of The World, Paperclipping offered these journaling prompts. :)  Here are my answers.  If you decide to copy, please comment so I can read your answers. What was the last song you listened to?

Happy Mothers Day week!

So many people are sharing photos of their mothers on Facebook.  I love seeing the old photos.  Here’s one from the mid-7o’s.  From left to right you see my sister, me, my grandma, my great-grandma, and my mom.  I think

Happy Mothers Day week!

So many people are sharing photos of their mothers on Facebook.  I love seeing the old photos.  Here’s one from the mid-7o’s.  From left to right you see my sister, me, my grandma, my great-grandma, and my mom.  I think

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some old Postadays

Now that I’ve gotten straight in my mind that I want to mainly write at my blog and share pictures at my smugmug site, and I’ve settled on the design* of my blog, and I’ve opened up my blog to

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some old Postadays

Now that I’ve gotten straight in my mind that I want to mainly write at my blog and share pictures at my smugmug site, and I’ve settled on the design* of my blog, and I’ve opened up my blog to

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Be The Change

“Be the change that you want to see in the world.”  – Ghandi This is one of my favorite quotes.  It’s applicable to so many things from interactions with children to political movements.   I think we have to be mindful

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Be The Change

“Be the change that you want to see in the world.”  – Ghandi This is one of my favorite quotes.  It’s applicable to so many things from interactions with children to political movements.   I think we have to be mindful

symbols

This morning, even though I set my alarm because I doubted I could wake up on time without it, I woke up an hour before said alarm was set.  I’m a morning bird by nature,  so I’m fine with this. 

symbols

This morning, even though I set my alarm because I doubted I could wake up on time without it, I woke up an hour before said alarm was set.  I’m a morning bird by nature,  so I’m fine with this. 

Hiking by the Rappahannock

Today was our first “Last Friday Hike” which I’m starting in my homeschool group.  We ended up being the only family to make it today, but we still had a good time.  We hiked down to the Rappahannock River from

Hiking by the Rappahannock

Today was our first “Last Friday Hike” which I’m starting in my homeschool group.  We ended up being the only family to make it today, but we still had a good time.  We hiked down to the Rappahannock River from

busy, mostly stay-at-home day

Rhiannon listened to more Story of the World today and announced that history is one of her favorite subjects.  When I asked her just now to remind me whether she said most favorite, she said math is her other favorite. 

busy, mostly stay-at-home day

Rhiannon listened to more Story of the World today and announced that history is one of her favorite subjects.  When I asked her just now to remind me whether she said most favorite, she said math is her other favorite. 

lately

I’ve been working on organizing our home library.   The underlying organization is still there.  I still have the magazine files sorting our children’s books into numerous subjects including the solar system, deserts, mammals, seasons, and construction vehicles.  I’ve had the

lately

I’ve been working on organizing our home library.   The underlying organization is still there.  I still have the magazine files sorting our children’s books into numerous subjects including the solar system, deserts, mammals, seasons, and construction vehicles.  I’ve had the

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relatedness

In The Worst Hard Time, the book I finished reading earlier this month, I read a bit about the horse ranches of the panhandles of Texas and Oklahoma.  They were well suited to the grasslands and didn’t damage the land

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relatedness

In The Worst Hard Time, the book I finished reading earlier this month, I read a bit about the horse ranches of the panhandles of Texas and Oklahoma.  They were well suited to the grasslands and didn’t damage the land

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dust

A couple of days ago I finally finished reading The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl by Timothy Egan. It was the January book club selection at the Salem Church Library. 

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dust

A couple of days ago I finally finished reading The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl by Timothy Egan. It was the January book club selection at the Salem Church Library.