learning with kids · Raising kids

Kids say funny things

Kids give funny replies to everyday questions with their wild imaginations! I hope the following tidbits make you laugh a little this Monday afternoon. Recent conversation with Ellis as we're learning about the heart's function: Mommy: "Why does a heart beat?" Ellis: "Because it's dancing...la...la...la" Conversation between siblings after Ellis accidentally overturned a can of… Continue reading Kids say funny things

Homeschool Adventures · photo challenge

Ribbit’s Picture Day

Yesterday when I wrote the "Unexpected" post, I only added a tadpole photo but not Ribbit as a frog. Its habitat was not picture-friendly, but it's much better today with a water change. https://lagottocattleya.wordpress.com/2019/01/26/lens-artists-photo-challenge-30-unexpected/ Hello! My name is Ribbit. My favorite things to do are pooping, swimming, eating, pooping (oh wait, I already said that),… Continue reading Ribbit’s Picture Day

Homeschool Adventures · learning with kids

Lens-Artist Photo Challenge: Unexpected. This tadpole of ours.

The topic of sharing something "unexpected" fit right into a picture taken 3 weeks ago. Thank you Anne-Christine for hosting this challenge. https://lagottocattleya.wordpress.com/2019/01/26/lens-artists-photo-challenge-30-unexpected/ An "unexpected" package arrived in the mailbox. It was the size of an upright tissue box and felt like it held nothing but popcorn inside. I brought the box in and wondered… Continue reading Lens-Artist Photo Challenge: Unexpected. This tadpole of ours.

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Flower of the Day: February 6, 2019

Even though it's chilly outside, flowers are beginning to make their colorful appearances. BloomBlossom Till now I used the terms bloomed and blossomed interchangeably. I finally tried to clarify the difference and turned to Google. Wiktionary placed the definitions side by side, and from it you could tell there is a slight difference in meaning;… Continue reading Flower of the Day: February 6, 2019