Monthly Archives: March 2013

A little bit of Easter 2013

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3.16.13

Our day… :: sheep shearing ::  :: horseback riding :: :: yummy black bean burgers :: Our recipe for black bean burgers (adapted from Get Cooking): 3 cups cooked black beans (two 15-oz cans, and make sure they come from … Continue reading

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Waldorf week in review

This past week was pretty tame.  I read a lot of books and fairy tales to S, and we reviewed what we’d written in our Main Lesson Book so far.  We reviewed the alphabet letters and their sounds.  We also … Continue reading

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The two of us

I don’t often have the opportunity to spend an afternoon with only one of the three girls, so today was a special treat.  Today Sophia and I went out for lunch together, just the two of us.  We went to … Continue reading

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Waldorf week in review

This was a fun week in our Language Arts block.  We talked about the “at” family, read two different fairy tales this week, wrote in the Main Lesson book.  It’s sort of like magic watching what’s going on right now…  … Continue reading

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Snow day

So, let’s be honest: this is not the type of weather you want to be greeted with early on a mid-March morn. But nonetheless, that’s how today began, and so, we made the best of it. The girls ate, played … Continue reading

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Yarn along 3/6

I am working on a surprise birthday gift for my little sister.  Her birthday is in May, so lots of time, but I’m hoping to finish up soon so I can begin thinking about little treasures to knit up for … Continue reading

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