Archive for February, 2013

  • swarthmore engineering

    Our Son Made this Clock on a 3D Printer

    By on February 28, 2013

    Our son made this cool clock in his first engineering class at Swarthmore last semester. It was for a...

  • quotes on Facebook

    Recent Quotes from Friends on Facebook

    By on February 27, 2013

    Facebook can be a very inspiring place if you have the caliber of friends I do! For example,...

  • Power Greens recipes

    Recipe: Baked Eggs Over Power Greens

    By on February 26, 2013

    This is surprisingly satisfying and has amazing staying power. We really like it!

  • the reluctant widow

    Book Review: The Reluctant Widow

    By on February 25, 2013

    I have long been recommended by many to read Georgette Heyer – people commonly say that anyone who likes...

  • Polly Castor artist

    Four Recent Collages of Mine

    By on February 24, 2013

    Here are four collages I’ve done recently in my artist journal...

  • eight below the movie, eight below movie review

    Movie Review: Eight Below

    By on February 23, 2013

    My middle sister has been after us to see this movie for a couple years and we finally got...

  • homeschooling fun

    Bowling with Homeschoolers

    By on February 22, 2013

    Homeschooling is an extended family. Today we collected at the bowling alley for some social time. Note the age...

  • better banana bread

    Recipe: A Better Banana Bread

    By on February 21, 2013

    For many years I’ve been after a better banana bread recipe. I’ve finally refined one that we eat almost...

  • Newtown news

    Forgiveness in Newtown

    By on February 20, 2013

    Our clergy association invited a clergyman from the nearby town of Newtown to come speak with us today about...

  • Bible Study for a Gifted 12 Year Old

    By on February 19, 2013

    I’m on a homeschooling chat list and a mother asked for ideas for her 12 year old who is...

  • abstract city, abstract city book

    Book Review: Abstract City

    By on February 18, 2013

    I liked this book more than I thought I would, and I give it four stars. It is both...

  • Polly Castor photography

    Photos of a Fairyland Snow

    By on February 17, 2013

    We woke up to this beauty a few mornings ago...