Field Trip Foto Friday: Houston Zoo

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Update: I started sharing our family’s homeschool field trips and “Fotos” in January of 2006, six months after I began blogging. It has proven to be one of my favorite thing to post about because I am a photo junkie and we love field trippin’. I named our field trip journey “Field Trip Foto Friday ©” for the blog, […]

Konos Military Unit Fun

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We are doing our military unit, and enjoying it. I have a list of things here that we’ve done, that we plan to do, and that we wish we could do, but finances or time are not going to permit. We’ve got a lot of things to cram into the next few days. I better […]

Green Spider

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This is a green spider that appeared on our porch recently. I had never seen one quite like it. Very interesting bristly legs. We love bugs (and arachnids) – as long as they aren’t ON us, or running amuck in the house. After doing a little research we discovered that this is a Lynx spider. […]

Medieval Feast Menu

This is a wonderful meal that we made when we did a feast for the kids after studying a month-long unit on Kings and Queens. I hope you’ll enjoy these recipes as much as we did. The only recipe that is lacking from this list is a 5$ rotisserie chicken from your local grocery store! […]

Icons of Evolution (Book Review)

Update 2012: This is a review that I wrote for the book Icons of Evolution – by Jonathan Wells, waaaay back in my early homeschoolin’ days when I was reading Creation Science books as a hobby. We watched Kent Hovind’s Creation Seminars – if you ever have 17 hours or so to spare (as if […]