Monthly Archives: August 2012

It’s rarely dull around here

Tuesday morning my son complained about two mosquito bites.  He and my middle child often swell up greatly with mosquito bites.  I even got a call from the school once about one.  I didn’t pay too much attention to it, … Continue reading

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Gearing up for school

School begins in about a week, and we’re working on getting ready.  Last week had a visit to both the junior high and high school for DD1.  DD2 was struggling, and said I didn’t understand.  I later (when she had … Continue reading

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Our First Fair is Over!

…and I’m exhausted!  The deal for our 4H is that you need to work the 4H cafeteria (Saturday afternoon for our group) and one 4 hour pop stand shift.  We did dishes at the cafeteria.  I thought my daughter was … Continue reading

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Hand Cramp

Today I’ve been working on lesson plans, setting up the grade book and assignment pages, and setting up the literature notebook.  My hand hurts so I’m taking a break.  I won’t have the whole year ready to go when school … Continue reading

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Too Much to Do

These next three weeks are full of appointments, county fair miscellany, vacation Bible school, etc.  I’m worn out and we’ve barely begun.  The good news is that two yearly well checks are over as well as one eye exam. I … Continue reading

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I’ve Had ENOUGH!!!

So, today I’m reading news and see several tweets posted in response to Chick Fil-A appreciation day.  They were pretty offensive.  Why is there such hatred for a peaceful show of support?  I think I know the answer.  The same … Continue reading

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