Tag Archives: Natter

Homeschool Wars – the After Action Report

As promised – here is the postmortem from last week’s battle royal over the resumption of schooling. There’s nothing like a good solid motivator to get kids to buckle down and get to work. I must confess myself amazed at my … Continue reading

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Snow!

Natter and Rosebud were SO happy to see snow on the way to Thanksgiving.  They packed their snow gear in a bin in the back of the van in hopes that there would be a reason to use it in … Continue reading

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Party at the nursery

We took the troops – plus an extra – to McAuliffe’s Nursery in Snohomish for their annual Customer Appreciation Day. Much fun was had at the pumpkin decorating table. The Moose: “What are you doing, and how can I copy … Continue reading

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Wranglers

I have this awesome neighbor that likes to bring my kids fun stuff.  She fulfills the role of “crazy aunt-type person” in their lives. We don’t celebrate Halloween.  However, our children enjoy dressing up any time, and will do so … Continue reading

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Our boy gets baptized

My oldest son was baptized this morning! Mr. Caffeinated did the honors, with coaching from the wings on his lines. We’ve been studying for quite some time, and after many family studies, Bible camp, and input from many Sunday School … Continue reading

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Go-Karting

My brother came up and took Natter and Rosebud karting.  They now believe that he is the coolest uncle ever, at least for this week. Rosebud had the track to herself: Uncle and nephew got to take on each other. … Continue reading

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Siblings in Tandem

Pictures of parenting bliss:   Ahhhhhh… Now if they would just be that peaceful ALL of the time!

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