St. Catherine’s Coronet

St. Catherine’s Coronet

As surely as the changing of the leaves and the turning of the calendar, I am reminded that we have entered into the seasons of All Saints costumes. Lord help us.  I mean, Yay!! While some in our midst have had their minds made up for months, others are still in the...

W.E.I.R.D.

We made a quick trek up to Spearfish today on an errand for Jac. “If you go potty and find your shoes right now, we can listen to The Edge of the Dark Sea of Darkness on the way AND go to the park when we’re there.” There was a mad scramble while...
The King

The King

Lucy is in the Sing All the Time stage and it’s fantastic.  Do I wish she had more depth to her repetoire or that the refrains she repeats over and over and over weren’t so dang catchy? Yes, yes I do.  I don’t know anyone who wants to wake up in the...
Inevitable

Inevitable

There are some things that if we do them, I know what will inevitably follow. Like if we bathe all of the girls, the husband will inevitably make pancakes for breakfast the next morning.  Or pick up donuts.  Sugar adds hold to hairstyles I tell myself. If we put clean...
Calculations

Calculations

You know what I worry about?  No, no, no, that list is far too long and complicated to even begin.  Let me clarify: you know what I worry about regarding homeschool socialization?  School can be a brutal place where one learns quick about conformity.  We all are well...