Archive for April, 2012

  • Spring Cotillion St. John's college

    Photos of Spring Cotillion

    By on April 30, 2012

    My husband and I were pleased to be included in the Spring Cotillion at St. John’s College in Annapolis...

  • St. John's College Croquet

    St. John’s College Beats the Navy at Croquet

    By on April 29, 2012

    This is the 30th annual croquet match between St. John’s College and the Naval Academy in Annapolis. In all...

  • Visiting our Oldest Daughter at St. John’s College

    By on April 28, 2012

    We have come to visit our oldest daughter, who is a junior at St. John’s College in Annapolis. ...

  • Baltimore Museum of Art

    Baltimore Art Museums

    By on April 27, 2012

    Yesterday we visited The Walters Art Museum and The Baltimore Museum of Art. Here are some of the...

  • We Sent an Acceptance Check to Swarthmore

    By on April 26, 2012

    Well, we have sent an acceptance check to Swarthmore! Our son felt that it was the best school with...

  • date muffins, date muffin recipe

    Recipe: Date Muffins

    By on April 25, 2012

    These are wholesome: made with maple syrup and the sprouted spelt flour I mentioned recently on my blog.

  • plants for retaining walls

    Plants in a Retaining Wall

    By on April 24, 2012

    Something functional can also be made beautiful! Here are some ideas for plants for retaining walls.

  • homeschool science fair

    My Kids’ Robot at the Homeschool Science Fair

    By on April 23, 2012

    Well, the FIRST robotics season is over and my kids brought their robot to the homeschooling science fair,...

  • Photos of Succulents

    By on April 22, 2012

    I was thrilled at the variety of succulents in the Wave Hill greenhouses!

  • Elizabeth Roades pastels

    Lovely Pastels

    By on April 21, 2012

    I enjoyed seeing these lovely pastels in a gallery in Litchfield. It is interesting to note we share a...

  • Swarthmore peony garden

    Swarthmore Peonies

    By on April 20, 2012

    Check out the gorgeous peonies in the Swarthmore peony garden!

  • Swarthmore College

    Photos of Swarthmore Visit

    By on April 19, 2012

    I took Andrew to Swarthmore “admitted student days” today and he stays through tomorrow. People here are nice and...