Posts in Science
Who Needs Backbones

Yup, life is busy, so blogging is slow. Still struggling with balancing everything that I want to do. And trying to figure out what I want to write about.

One thing that we have been doing is having fun learning about invertebrates. Earlier this year we took two classes at the National Zoo on the squishy creatures. We were lucky to have an instructor who obviously loves what he does (we find that instructors at the zoo and other museums can be hit or miss…but you can tell the ones who are really passionate about their job) and that enthusiasm rubbed off, especially with Kyle.

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Great Kids Magazines

​When it comes to Christmas, I always struggle with how to balance the "present getting" aspect of the holiday. One of the things that I like to do is find fun presents that we can use in our homeschooling. Takes some of the guilt out of the getting, if they are useful too. Magazines make wonderful presents that give all year long. A couple of our favorites include:

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