Today was it. The first day of the 12th year of homeschool. Where in tarnation did all of the years GO??? But before school, there was the end of summer vacation – and canning. We had a wonderful time in Michigan: no salt, no sharks, no problems. Sigh. Before we left Kristen & Kurt cleaned […]Read More First Day of School, But First….
Life has continued at a breakneck pace here at the Happy Palace. I’ll update with photos which include a new winner from the Queen of DIY as well as DIMS from me; the garden and the kittens! First, the DIY Queen. We gave a baby shower for two couples that were in our old Life […]Read More Photo Montage
I’m sorry I’ve been gone. I had a wonderful, lazy birthday last week. I wore my new red birthday jammies to bed and got up on Friday and let the dogs out. Then I let the dogs in. Then I wished I hadn’t. Guess who messed with a guess what – FOR THE 3RD TIME! […]Read More The Week was a Whirlwind!
I sat at the school table last fall and told the kids that this was the last 1st day of school I would ever have with 3 students. And I never gave that comment another thought. Until yesterday. Karra called everyone to the table to expound upon the end of her school career. It was […]Read More The End of an Era
As I was scurrying through life yesterday doing laundry, making bread, cutting a pile of old t-shirts into rags (they had cluttered my bedroom and then my laundry room long enough!), and thinking about the school I needed to do with Kurt and things I needed to check for Kristen, and the 1st quarter grades […]Read More I CAN Do It All!
With a good football game on to boot! What a beautiful fall day. Of course, it’s October cold instead of September warm, but it is a nice crisp day. I haven’t done any spectacular to report on in the last couple of weeks. I did pick up a free cabinet that Kristen and I […]Read More Sunny and Cool Sunday Afternoon