These guys are getting huge! Also, their numbers shrank. We started with five. They were all VERY tiny. They must have been freshly hatched. Mortality rate can be pretty high with tadpoles and they will eat one another or their dead comrades. The three that are left look great though. You can more clearly see… Continue reading Tadpole update 4/10/2018
A few months ago, my youngest son received some money for his birthday. He was born at the beginning of December. I usually make him wait till after the holidays to spend any of it. I just never know what people are going to get him. When he finally did spend it, he chose to… Continue reading Teaching With Tadpoles
Fair? It’s not fair season, right? Okay, not state or count fair season, but the Mother Earth News Fair is coming to Asheville, NC and I have my tickets and parking pass! It looks like it’s going to be bigger than the one I went to two years ago. We skipped last year because the… Continue reading The Fair is Coming!
And….. We are ALL sick again. I thought we were past this, but I guess this cold/flu season has decided we needed one last hoorah. And I’m so over it. I’m a pro at this snot catching thing at this point, but I am just done. I’m looking forward to when we homeschool next year… Continue reading Coughing and Sneezing
We’ve been making a big push to get our spending under control this year. It hasn’t been too crazy, but we aren’t saving a whole lot every month and eventually we would like to have a bigger piece of property. I’ve also recently decided to give homeschooling a go for the next school year. We… Continue reading Frugal Findings!
Tomorrow morning, just a little past midnight, a chapter of our lives will come to an end. My baby is turning one. Not just any baby. My last baby. My rainbow baby. I’ve cried on an off for weeks. We celebrated his first steps this week. He will always, always be my precious baby, but… Continue reading End of a Chapter
It’s been a long nearly 5 months since my youngest was born. I’ve had to kind of reset myself and cut down on responsibilities. I spent so much of the first part of my recovery being sick on top of normal postpartum recovery and then trying so very hard to get back to doing the… Continue reading Reset