Category Archives: evidence they get along

At Rise: Girls Are Smart

Wednesday, April 25th 2018   AT RISE:  Mom, 9 y/o Gavin and 6 y/o ClaraJane are in the kids’ bedroom getting dressed for school. ClaraJane:  “Girls are smart, girls are wise, girls have the power for the prize.” Gavin:  Wait, … Continue reading

Posted in art, childhood, comedy, domestic life, education, evidence they get along, family, Friendship, health, learning, love, making art, mental health, music, parenthood, politics, school, siblings, social justice, The Progressive Movement | Leave a comment

Staycation Staycation

Monday April 23rd 2018   I think the key ingredient to our April Staycation is that we THOUGHT we would go somewhere.  (As in the past.)  Anywhere around really, to get out from messing up the house, driving each other … Continue reading

Posted in animals, art, camping, childhood, domestic life, evidence they get along, faith, family, love, making art, mental health, parenthood, patience, siblings, work-life balance | 2 Comments

Kids’ Classwork Strategies

Monday, April 23rd 2018     I, the Mom, not only drink the Montessori cool-aid, I am a full on purveyor.  That being said, the years are going by and I’m perennially dumbfounded by my kids’ ability to take the … Continue reading

Posted in activism, childhood, domestic life, education, evidence they get along, faith, family, fight, forgiveness, learning, love, mental health, parenthood, patience, school, siblings, work, work-life balance | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Evidence They Get Along: School Breakfast

Thursday, April 12th 2018 That time when your daughter is telling you all about about how she can actually teleport (!), in her sleep or awake, from her bed all the way to your bed in the middle of the … Continue reading

Posted in childhood, comedy, education, evidence they get along, faith, family, food, Friendship, health, love, mental health, parenthood, school, siblings | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Two Knuckleheads Dancing

April 11, 2018 2018-04-11 TWO KNUCKLEHEADS “DANCING” [23 seconds]:   #EvidenceTheyGetAlong ♥♥

Posted in childhood, comedy, domestic life, evidence they get along, family, fight, forgiveness, health, love, mental health, music, patience, siblings | Leave a comment

At Rise: Spidey Money Dream

aka:  How to Wake Up Woke Wednesday, April 11th 2018 AT RISE:  Mom has moved 9 y/o Gavin and 6 y/o ClaraJane to the big bed where all are waking up for the day. GAVIN:  Mom,  I had a dream … Continue reading

Posted in activism, art, Bernie Sanders, childhood, comedy, domestic life, education, evidence they get along, faith, family, fight, health, learning, love, mental health, money, politics, racial injustice, social justice, The Progressive Movement | 1 Comment

ClaraJane and Simra – Puppet Theatre

Sunday, April 8th 2018 Thoroughly enjoyed these two oft-inseparable pals performing a series of PUPPET SHOWS (in my kids’ bedroom which has recently been cleaned up for a change, halleluia). Simra & ClaraJane’s Puppet Theatre   Then they resumed their … Continue reading

Posted in animals, childhood, comedy, cousins, domestic life, evidence they get along, family, health, learning, love, making art, mental health, parenthood, patience, Performing Life | 1 Comment