Monthly Archives: February 2014

snow day.

It was 65 degrees today and sunny. The kids put on shorts the minute we got home from church and they played outside with neighbs until dusk. But Spring is a fickle thing and Wednesday the high will be 33 again. And not two weeks ago we had a winter “storm”. (Which admittedly doesn’t mean […]

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ten on tuesday.

1. My laptop battery is showing red and I’m too lazy to get up and plug it in. So whether or not this post gets published hinges on how quickly my brain can think up ten things. ready…go! 2. A friend sent me a link this week to Huntsville City School’s Virtual Volunteer Center. Wow…how […]

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v-day loves.

Yesterday was Valentine’s Day – a day I have mixed feelings about. As a kindergarten teacher I adored it, and as as mother I do too. I love the authentic reading and writing tasks it creates and I love seeing children express their feelings for one another. As a photographer I welcome the opportunity to […]

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ten on tuesday.

1. The entire family had a snow day today due to our cumulative inch of snow. Gotta love Bamerania (as Samantha affectionately calls my beloved home state)! 2. Ephraim and I put our day off to good use by finally beating Super Mario Bros. We plan to use tomorrow’s snow day to get started on […]

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ten on tuesday.

1. Thanks for all of the excellent gamer ideas from last week’s ToT post. Ephraim and I had no idea there was a secret world 9 on Super Mario Bros. and now we’re pumped! 2. I’ve long followed the Honest Toddler on Twitter but have only recently started clicking over to the accompanying blog.  And […]

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