Monthly Archives: February 2009

How to aggravate a teenager in one easy step!

Today I’m feeling quite chatty! Anyway, how to aggravate a teenager… Ask him to make origami newspaper seed pots! Boy-oh-boy – that turned out to be his toughest assignment yet! You should’ve seen him… fold here, fold there, unfold, no … Continue reading

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Hibiscus!!!!!!!!!

OK, so I finally figured out what my mystery plant from last year was – it’s a peach hibiscus!! I managed to dig up a photo of it when it was in bloom last year: I went on a brief … Continue reading

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Fresh Air – Outdoors!

So… like hibernating bears waking up from a long winter’s nap, the posse and I made our way outside yesterday. We cleaned up the flower beds that had been buried in fallen leaves, and the carcass of last year’s plants.  … Continue reading

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What does Dyslexia look like?

For a while now, when I watch my DD, I wonder if she may be dyslexic. I don’t know a whole lot, but I have been reading a few links I found on my friend and sister, Martha’s website, and … Continue reading

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Crochet Mojo?

I’ve been on a bit of a streak, as of late… I’ve made quite a few pairs of socks. I whipped up little crochet bags for my girls to carry their projects in. I’ve been coveting many patterns in my … Continue reading

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Feed & Seed

Today was supposed to be a great day! We were planning to make bird feeders using a simple idea found on the internet.  All it involved was pie pans, string, bird seed and a branch to hang it on. The … Continue reading

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