Didn't have a good night's sleep last night, so was reluctant to start the day today. Am told by Tim that I missed Small strumming his guitar this morning, but there you go. Once I was down and breakfasted, the whole family collaborated over yet another Science School project, this time he wanted … [Read more...] about hovercraft, puters and stuff
rhythm of the day
Occasionally, it rains here. Sometimes it rains quite a lot. Saturday was a rainy day - every now and then it dropped a lot of water, and then there were dry patches. Small is taking off with his Science School book. (Link to what appears to be updated edition, Science School) I can't recommend … [Read more...] about Slightly soggy Saturday with science and music.
Not directly connected ;) For the rest of the week, Small amused himself on the computer mainly. Occasionally this was very irritating, depending on what website he chose to focus on, but most of the time, I could see pretty direct benefits, and he explored a lot of different things, including … [Read more...] about Autonomy and swine flu
On Friday we went over to see Em. The kids took stuff to play magic school, including spare wands for E and R, and I took a bag of yarn and various patterns so I could start something else. In the end, they didn't play magic school, but it was a game filled afternoon as Em played The Settlers of … [Read more...] about Friday out at friends
As promised to the children, my alarm went off at 8 am this morning. Given that I didn't get to sleep until well after midnight, despite being in bed before it, then woke again at 5 and did that horrid drifting dozing thing for a couple of hours, it took me several minutes to force myself out of … [Read more...] about Meet Jax, the entertaining educational machine.