Today, Owen is vegging with DanTDM and new comic books, and I’ve just crawled back into bed with the laptop and a cup of coffee and Casey is either taking sick leave or is working from home with a massive migraine and this is how we roll. https://www.flickr.com/photos/42614915@N00/24555034262 Yesterday we had (kid-shaped) friends over and … More downtime
I have in mind a blog post that will need to be organized and careful, and perhaps in parts, but I’m not quite there yet. It’s about how I think Owen will be best served, at least until he’s 6 or 7 (and then we’ll see, beyond), and I want to break down the details, … More Bringing preschool to us
Our landlord wants his house back so we’re hunting for rentals. We’d been looking to buy, too, but can’t find a rental with less than a year’s lease, and can’t buy a house (because of ordinary waiting/processing time of each step) in less than our remaining time at this house, so we’re looking to rent. … More it’s been a week, or maybe a month
I have two blog posts rolling around in my brain, and because I suddenly realized they’re related, I’m going to roll them together. 1. I have a kid now and would really love a peaceful, happy, music-filled, joyous waldorffy holiday, on the social side for my own and my kid’s social needs. 2. I am … More rolled together: Christmas, struggling, hope. Other.
I had such plans for the day. We were going to play quietly for a bit, build a Lincoln Log house or two, maybe spend some sandbox time, have a nice lunch, go get flu shots, then go play at a local homeschool group’s play day across the bay, But Owen woke up busy, played … More such plans
I realize a lot about urbanization over the past millenium when, poking around at my own genealogy, I find villages that ancestors were born in 800 years ago and notice that they can’t be a heck of a lot bigger now than they were back then, while cities like London and Manchester and Durham are … More a couple of things about geography and disability, unrelated
I get to buy a new chariot! I need a mobility device that can come apart into two or three pieces and go in the back of our Subaru rather than on a rack, that can hold me and my growing toddler (so a weight limit approaching 300 lbs), that is study enough for moderate … More Mobility device personal reviews & recommendations requested svp