Archive for the 'Being Crafty' Category

Rerun Does More Science!

Tuesday, May 12th, 2020

Another Kiwi Crate has arrived that was right up Rerun’s alley! Behold the Solar Spinner! Yes, he loved this.  There is a small LED light in the sun (which you can turn off by re-inserting the tab), and then the Earth and Moon are on their own gear.  As you spin the entire thing, the […]

Rerun Builds A Robot

Thursday, April 30th, 2020

Nana and Papa sent the kids a gift of KiwiCo crates!  Not only were the kids excited about getting a package all for themselves, but each kid got a crate of their own.  Rerun could not wait to tear into his: build your own walking robot! He dove right in (with a little Mom help) […]

Art of the Week – Baby Yoda

Tuesday, March 17th, 2020

As you can guess, Tad’s art classes are also on hold at the moment.  Fortunately, Teacher M is putting some drawing tutorials online for the kids to use, and in a lot of them she is drawing popular characters. Like a certain popular Star Wars character of the moment. Here is Tad’s drawing, from Teacher […]

Art Of The Week – Cutaway

Tuesday, February 25th, 2020

Tad brought this home from art class (they are on a break next week while the teacher is out of town).  The assignment was to draw the interior of a house if the exterior was “cut away” – like playing in a dollhouse. Three guesses which house Tad drew, and the first two guesses don’t […]