Low -Tech Toys
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Low -Tech Toys

My kids had plenty of electronic toys as they were growing up, so I’m not going to say we didn’t benefit from them or that we didn’t have fun with technology. We actually loved it.  Both of my kids learned to read easily, partly because of the Reading Blaster PC software. (Do they still make…

Focusing on the Why
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Focusing on the Why

Bad light and not too sharp, but aren’t they cute? This past weekend consisted of temperatures way over 100 (weirdest summer I can ever remember),  cake and ice cream, and several small children. (We babysat for a 4 year old niece and a 10 month old nephew, and then attended another niece (age 6) and nephew’s (age…

As the New Year Begins
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As the New Year Begins

My son, waiting for family to arrive on Christmas Eve. I can’t believe the Christmas season is coming to a close. As always, it hurried by much too fast, but we enjoyed the time together as a family. Our Christmas Eve celebration was slightly different this year, because my sister and her family moved to Florida a few…