Several days ago, I was driving C&D back toward home from dance class and stopped at a red light in front of our local early voting polling location. The polling location parking lot was full, so while I sat at the light I watched people of all shapes and ages and colors and dress enter [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Learn, Baby, Learn'
May 8th, 2012 by J. · 2 Comments
One of the reasons we moved to this neighborhood is that we would be able to walk and bike more than we could in our old neighborhood. At the time, we were expecting a new light rail line a block over with a series of improvements for pedestrian access though the neighborhood. Six years later, [...]
A layer of onion skin viewed by the new-to-us American Optical One-Ten trinocular scope with a Celestron digital imager via Gnome’s Cheese software.
August 29th, 2011 by J. · 1 Comment
he’s going to ask for a glass of milk. If you give us a clogged condensate line coming from our air conditioner last Sunday night just after we send C&D to bed, we’ll realize that we can’t really unplug it. So, we use a hacksaw and cut it open. We could just add a [...]
Armed with paper, crayons, and pencils at the Cockrell Butterfly Center of the HMNS, C&D and a friend drew pictures of what they saw. After lots of hard work, it was time to play.
Today after lunch C&D listened to the second half of Winnie-the-Pooh while I got ready for the day’s round of lessons. At the end of the story, Christopher Robin and all of the animals hold a party for Pooh. To help C&D transition to the work they would be doing after the story, I encouraged [...]