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Home Adventures

09 Dec

I’m catching up. It’s been a long time since I’ve posted and we’ve been very busy in and out of the house. Here are some random photos of our home adventures.

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Even though we’re not using the pool, it’s still filtering and needs to be maintained. Elijah loves to help with projects. Here he is hosing down the pool filters.

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The chrysanthemums have passed so the kids trimmed them down. It’s a big job since they occupy a big portion of the front garden.

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From the EcoArt book that Sadie got from the library and has used to create many fine projects comes bird cakes- a mix of meat drippings, natural peanut butter, bird seed, and corn flour (I think that’s it…). We pressed the mix into applesauce cups with a cardboard base and string run through to hang. 

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The birds devoured it!

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A few jars from the cupboard that we keep for containers and projects- all the same size, filled 1/4, 1/2, 3/4, and full with water, then colored (just for fun). These sat on the dining room table for a week with children creating tunes and analyzing tones during mealtimes.

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Sadie is drawn away from recipes and toward creating her own meals and treats. On this evening, she made a soup with several different spices (quite a bit of cayenne), onion, carrot, and chrysanthemum flowers. Chris and I ate it as our soup before dinner. It was quite good!

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Star Wars Legos remains fascinating as we continue to discover new tricks and characters.

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Sadie is always drawing something. When she and Elijah get together, the process is involved and the results quite amazing!

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Posted by on December 9, 2008 in Uncategorized

 

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One response to “Home Adventures

  1. sixcrazykanes

    December 11, 2008 at 9:13 am

    LOTS of home fun going on!

     

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