A World without walls
everyday life while homeschooling overseas
Our Unit on Inventions went out with a bang! We found a kit for a rocket (a VERY simple rocket: think 'volcano' ingredients--vinegar and baking soda just to give it some good thrust) and went out to a big parking lot near our house to have ourselves a 'blast'! He he...I'm full of bad puns today...
Sadly, it really only worked once. We need to sit down and figure out what to do better. It made a fun mess, though, and when it did work, it was pretty spectacular (and scared the heck out of me, because I was actually holding it at the time...my bad)!!! Our good buddy Jazamin came to play with us, too, so she joined in the fun and started up a rousing (yet short) game of football (American style) and a race across the lot with bikes! Hooray!
Who Am I?
As a Stay At Home Mom of 4 wonderful children, I have the amazing opportunity not only to home school them, but to do so in many different places! I am married to the most amazingly wonderful (and handsome) man in the whole world! Together, we seek out, every day, that Joy in the Journey that makes life exciting!
by Dan Brown
I like that the plot twists and turns a lot...and it makes you think. However, I don't appreciate Dan Brown's endings in his books. I find the endings incongruent with the rest of his stories--why make it a romance for the last chapter...
I loved this book. I'm a sucker for fairy tales/fantasy. This was so well written! I can't wait to read all the rest of her books!
I'm reading this one again. I liked it the first time I read it. I'm still liking it for the second time around. I like all of Shannon Hales' books. **Still lots of fun the second time around! I do like this book for a comfortable...