Archive for January, 2012
AC and his mom left today for a trip to mountains, solitude, and mostly likely snow at The Shack.
Sam’s first time on the ice (and it felt like my first time too, that’s how long it’s been since I’ve skated). Parents got to free skate while kids learned the basics at our local rink’s Homeschool Academy. It won’t be long before she’s speeding past me graceful as a swan. My skating style is […]
That’s the Charlottesville Homeschool Enrichment Center. Sam is taking “Artistic Animals” in a class for 6-8 year olds. She got to use oil pastels for the first time today. She was thrilled.
Why work from home when you can work from Whole Foods?
All three of us were captivated by this field in Spotsylvania Battlefield Park. It was so quiet. So mysterious. And the tall stalks were as soft as Molly Bear, declared Sam. The bloody battle between Union and Confederate troops that clashed here in 1864 felt far away. Everything felt far away, really. We came to […]