It is so fun to see things growing in our garden! The boys had fun designing cute little signs for our vegetable garden. Our lettuce, spinach and kale are looking just beautiful and our peas, carrots, tomatoes and peppers are looking awesome too. I ordered all my seeds from an online company recommended by a… Continue reading Week in review: gardening and a virtual tour of China
We have a little park a couple blocks behind our house that the boys love to play at. We went the other day and saw hundreds of huge ants crawling everywhere. We decided to do an experiment to see what ants really like to eat and if natural repellent really works. We ran home and gathered up… Continue reading Nature Study- fun with ants
We've been having lots of great snow lately! I took the boys sledding through the woods behind our house (hoping to induce labor) and even took a *little* sled ride myself.
We have had snow the last two days and the boys couldn't be happier. Ethan went out back and built a snowman all by himself. Grant and Joshua trudged around outside for hours catching snowflakes on their tongues and throwing snowballs. Snow was made for little boys!
I was sitting on the grass of my in-law's backyard talking with my husband on skype when I noticed these beautiful lilac trees in bloom. I had to grab my camera and take a few shots. It's so nice to see everything start to bloom and turn green again! The boys enjoyed playing with snail shells.… Continue reading Simple things: lilacs & snails
We woke up to a little white stuff this morning! The boys were so excited. And it was perfect snow for building a snowman!
I was going through my pictures today and found an entire folder that was still in raw. When I opened them in Lightroom I was pleasantly surprised to see they were the autumn pictures I'd taken at Thanksgiving Point! I completely forgot about them. We brought our schoolwork and climbed to the top of one… Continue reading Simple things…beauty of the earth