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Montessori

A Year of Montessori Learning: October

OCTOBER The first thing I have to say about October is that it has not been a quiet month. Not that we’ve been busy, just that silence is becoming few and far between around here these days. Emmett is TALKING. And talking. And talking, talking, talking. He wakes us up […]

Family

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween from our favorite little black bear! Emmett’s costume this year was inspired by one of our favorite “Rarrrr” books as he calls them, Welcome Home, Bear. My mom made his awesome costume and he was absolutely thrilled to spend the whole evening wandering around our friends’ neighborhood, growling […]

52 Project

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Watching Dad bury him in leaves. A blogger I’ve long followed and admired has taken part in a year-long photo challenge, a 52-Week Photo Project, where she posts one photo of her kiddos per week. One portrait from her nice camera that she’s taken the time to select, edit and caption, post […]

Life on the Farm

Life on the Farm: Vol. 18

So far, this fall has been insanely beautiful. I swear the colors of the leaves are brighter than I’ve ever seen! I’m calling it right now, it’s a banner leaf year. Most of our days start out pretty foggy, but by 11 a.m., it’s all burnt off or blown away […]

52 Project

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This kid is serious about picking up black walnuts. At it every single day with the pooper scooper in hand. A blogger I’ve long followed and admired has taken part in a year-long photo challenge, a 52-Week Photo Project, where she posts one photo of her kiddos per week. One portrait from […]

52 Project

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We’ve been doing some interest-led potty training, which usually includes trying on every single pair of his Thomas undies. A blogger I’ve long followed and admired has taken part in a year-long photo challenge, a 52-Week Photo Project, where she posts one photo of her kiddos per week. One portrait from her […]