What Will They Say Next?

Heather BockJP doesn't have a lot of fear of or repect for insects. To the shock and horror of his siblings, he's squished several cute bugs. I'm glad some of my lessons are getting through to JP, though. After he saw Mr. C bugging their sister, JP spoke up gallantly, "Don't hurt her. She's a … Continue reading What Will They Say Next?


Silly Kids

by Heather Bock Overheard: Mr. C: What is a sugar cube made of, JP? JP: Salt. Little E was practicing her Spanish on the computer when I woke one morning. As I started the day's first load of laundry, I heard the program say, "Es un cerdo!" Automatically, I responded aloud with the translation: "It's … Continue reading Silly Kids

Mother Daughter Tea Party

by Heather Bock I've been wanting to host a tea party for my daughter and her friends and their moms for a long time, and I'm glad I finally did it. This party was supposed to be in the spring, but I didn't get around to it until summer. That's ok--a summer tea party was … Continue reading Mother Daughter Tea Party