Archive for April, 2009

School Updates

Friday, April 24th, 2009

Our school schedule was finally back to normal this week after all of our wacky spring break adventures, which means that both kids were back in school. Tad has been back now for two weeks, and his behavior at school has apparently improved. He’s come home every day with his green “good day” hand stamp, […]

How to find new books to read

Thursday, April 23rd, 2009

I have about five different books on hand from the library that I haven’t read yet. And I am loving it. It’s nice to actually have a surplus of reading material for a change. I’ve blogged in the past about needing new books to read, and because we are devoted library patrons, I have been […]

Thoughtful Things

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2009

I particularly want to thank a few people for some thoughtful things they have done for the kids recently. First of all, Ressis. I guess I should include Oddball, Little Cousin and Baby Cousin in this as well. Ane absolutely loved her Easter gift, and she wasted no time getting it all put together: That’s […]

War on weeds

Tuesday, April 21st, 2009

We had absolutely lovely weather for this time of year yesterday. I think it actually hit 70 degrees. It was perfect – clear, sunny, and just enough warmth to be comfortable without being overheated. So Ane and I lathered up on the sunscreen, donned our straw hats and gardening gloves, and headed out to do […]