Monthly Archives: March 2015

Big Underwear Social Tour Forever

Thursday, March 19th 2015 Without much thought or planning last Thursday, I grabbed the kids from school and just drove ‘em down to Rhode Island for us to enjoy perhaps our final visit to the Big Underwear Bus before its … Continue reading

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Gavin’s Home School – Writing Edition

February 24th-26th 2015   Gavin’s  edification continues. [See:  https://circuskitchen.com/2015/01/23/dear-teacher-from-gavin/  and   https://circuskitchen.com/2015/02/15/gavin-progress-report-snowboard-edition/%5D WRITING UPDATE: Last month Gavin was refusing to perform his English Language Arts (ELA) Assessment at school.   In fact his report card grade for this was *missing* due to … Continue reading

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The Amazing Nano Brothers Juggling Show

Spring, 2015 The Boston Museum of Science is home to the Amazing Nano Brothers Juggling Show.  These two accomplished juggling comedian performers, Dan Foley and Joel Harris, together with the National Science Foundation and a bunch of other highbrow scientific organizations … Continue reading

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Breakfast in Bed

Sunday, March 8th 2015 Ingredients, to my view:  My Little Pony, tiny doll bed, crayons, Hello Kitty ink stamper, foam cube, mini scissors and, as ClaraJane points out, “I made it with hot pepper!” Also, wooden toast with Silly Putty … Continue reading

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Spirit Week Day #4 – Dress Up Day

Thursday, March 5th 2015 After staying up a tad late to put the finishing touches on ClaraJane’s ELSA cape last night, the kids’ outfits were ready for “Dress Up” Day.  We’ve already made it through Book Character Day,  School Pride … Continue reading

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Spirit Week Day 1: Favorite Book Character

Monday, March 2nd 2015 For “Favorite Book Character” Day at school, Gavin chose Greg Heffley, aka: the main character in all the Diary of a Wimpy Kid books by Jeff Kinney.   ClaraJane on the other hand, chose the lady … Continue reading

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