Well hello there! No, I did not fall off the face of the planet. No, I was stuck in the month of March. But, since I see that we are now on the last day of the month, I felt confident in coming back to this space after a bit of a break. I had been writing about balance before I abruptly stopped writing, and it was because of those balance posts I decided to take a much … [Read more...] about a very long march…
Archives for March 2014
I think in this day and age, the value of learning electronics from the very earliest point is incredibly important. Luckily, I had the opportunity to try out one of EEME's project kits with my kids. Let me tell you, they were incredibly excited at the prospect of putting together something with little wires involved! It was actually incredibly easy. I was a little concerned … [Read more...] about teach your kids electronics with EEME’s project kits!
Goodness I needed my little vacation last week. No, I didn't actually go anywhere, but I took the week off from blogging, and I didn't feel bad about it! Baby steps, I know. My husband was actually traveling for work, so the kids and I were a little off balance all week. But, he is home safe and sound now, and our family feels much better for it. We still have a very large … [Read more...] about updates on snow and chickens and food, oh my!
"It can't beat us!" Pa said. "Can't it, Pa?" Laura asked stupidly. "No," said Pa. "It's got to quit sometime and we don't. It can't lick us. We won't give up." Then Laura felt a warmth inside her. It was very small but it was strong. It was steady, like a tiny light in the dark, and it burned very low but no winds could make it flicker because it would not give … [Read more...] about Sunday Quotes
Agriculture is our wisest pursuit, because it will in the end contribute most to real wealth, good morals, and happiness. ~Thomas Jefferson … [Read more...] about Sunday Quotes
The Boxcar Baby by J.L. Mulvihill Born in a boxcar on a train bound for Georgia. At least that is what Papa Steel always told AB'Gale. But now, fifteen years later, the man who adopted and raised her as his own is missing and it's up to AB'Gale to find him. Aided only by a motley gang of friends, AB'Gale train hops her way across the United States in a desperate attempt to find her papa and put … [Read more...] about The Boxcar Baby and a giveaway!