Monthly Archives: January 2013

Odds and Ends

I’m feeling a bit proud of myself today.  I fixed a pair of my daughter’s slippers using my new skill: darning.  The covering of the slippers is a cable knit, and this pair has already gone through one daughter, but … Continue reading

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More Wasted Time in School

I never want to be around anyone who is astonished by the fact that home schooled children can finish their day in 3-4 hours when public school runs 6 hours, and some places want to increase the length of the … Continue reading

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Taking a Break from Work

I’m whooped, so I’m taking a break and thought I’d share my little happy thought today.  I’m happy because I ordered a good stack of books from Scholastic and didn’t pay a whole lot for them.  When I started home … Continue reading

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Cleaning up

I’ve come to accept that I’m going to catch a cold at Christmas time each year.  During college, I got sick after each semester and now I get sick at or just after Christmas.  I think it happens because I … Continue reading

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