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

Knight Birthday Party for a Nine Year Old Boy

by Heather Bock I was excited when Mr. C wanted to have a knight themed party for his ninth birthday (which was actually in February--a little late posting) because I knew it would be fun to make the decorations. I was also just excited that he's still willing to have me decorate big for his … Continue reading Knight Birthday Party for a Nine Year Old Boy