Quail at the Tail End of Winter

Crystal Science

My good friend over at Sing Like Wildflowers inspired us to try a crystal science experiment. She even went so far as to send us our own crystal science kit as a gift! So sweet! If you haven’t met Esther you should! She’s salt of the earth (salt is a crystal)! She totally made our … Continue reading Crystal Science

Rabbit Science

My kiddos have spent the past week trying to catch this rabbit. I’m rooting for the bunny rabbit! So far, he has easily evaded all their attempts. They are working together as a team while hypothesizing and testing hypotheses. They are building various traps with Legos, cardboard, tape, string, etc. They are studying animal behaviors … Continue reading Rabbit Science

Thrifted Easter Dresses

So, technically, my 10-year-old daughter’s Easter dress from Costco last year still fits, but she loves dresses. She told me she didn’t need a new one this year, and that just made me want to get her a new one even more. We found these at the thrift store for a few dollars each. Everyone … Continue reading Thrifted Easter Dresses

Magpie Building a Nest

We were blessed to observe 2 magpies building their nest of sticks for science class this week.

Coffee Punch Cards

My youngest two kiddos made coffee punch cards for my husband. They beg to make him coffee service and then hole-punch the decorated 3x5 cards.

Winter Reading Challenge

My kiddos and I just completed various levels of our library’s winter reading challenge. The challenge begins in late November and concludes in late February. It was a lot of fun! I’m so grateful for our librarians who put so much creativity into these fun programs! This particular challenge certainly makes the coldest part of … Continue reading Winter Reading Challenge

These Pretzels Are Making Me Thirsty! – Cooking in Our RV

I found this post in my drafts folder. I'm not sure what happened and why I never published it. I think I might've gotten stuck at the end and never wrote a conclusion. It's got some cute throwback photos so here it is several years late: I mentioned that I missed my kitchen, and that … Continue reading These Pretzels Are Making Me Thirsty! – Cooking in Our RV