An Ode to Autumn

  A simple part of our Nature Study for the past several years has been to simply pick a spot outside (each of us in a different location) each week and for just a short time to sit still and observe.  While you are observing you may lie still with your eyes...

where we’ve been . . .

  It’s a good thing my computer saves my password to sign into this blog. I almost forgot it myself. It’s been a busy couple a days y’all. Here’s what I’ve been doing since last I wrote a post: Of course teaching school.  (High...

evening shake down

  It’s probably the changing of the seasons. Or being without a car.  Because even when you don’t want to go anywhere, you still like the freedom of the knowledge that you can go somewhere. And it could just be me. It’s probably just me....

The Stories My Life Hands Me

I don’t even have to try to generate story ideas. Life just keeps handing them to me. May I present to you – A Portrait of a Sunday. Or How We Surprised Uncle Danny and Got a Little Surprise Ourselves. On Sundays in our home we sleep in.  We make a big...