3.14

We are well loved by the people in our life. So much so that’s i fear the kids might take it for granted, that it’s a given to be so generously cared for. On Monday I realized that Wednesday was Pi day and mentioned it aloud absent mindedly. A few hours...

Kick-Off 2016

Our school kick-off was moved off the feast of St. Augustine due to a scheduling conflict.  Then it was postponed because of sickness.  The kids got mighty nervous that we would skip over it all together, the way we did with our anniversary. It’s fine....

‘Rithmetic

We’re experiencing a renaissance of sorts. Math is all the rage around here. Last night, Susan publicly chastised me for the lack of math instruction in our home.  “We were just saying how sad it is that you don’t love math.” Mmmm.  Saaaaad...

Another school year is up and running. Or, limping around the track whilst wheezing and clutching at it’s cramping side as it were . . . Yes, a new year has begun. Today that looked like times tables and long division and formulating letters and making birthday...

On My Count

“Children of mine!” I said. This is our call to arms, our Revelee, our ‘Circle the Wagons’.  They know it and, usually, respond. Today they lagged.  I was trying to get out the door to a meeting and I rolled my eyes to Max.  I could hear the...