Saturday, August 27, 2011

Fireworks Can Be Scary

We were digging through our travel vid and pic collection, reminiscing about our adventures past, and looking for something cool to share when we came across this gem. As Sophia used to say, picture this: Long Island, New York. 2009. After our original 4th of July plans fell through, we did what we grew up […]

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Snoring Beauty

Last year, we were in the Cumming, Georgia area and lucky enough to attend The Horse Rescue, Relief and Retirement Fund, Inc.’s (HRRRF) annual Hay Day. If you know us, you know that if it’s cheesy and goofy, we’ll film it! Obviously, we thought this porky sleeping beauty was just too cute to pass up.

Saturday, August 20, 2011

A Spruced Up Bill Schupp Park

The city of McAllen, Texas’s Park & Recreation department definitely spruced up Bill Schupp Park! We have pics of various stages in the project but 2 years after it was dedicated, we’ve got this awesome image. As native residents of the RGV, we’re pretty proud of how it’s shaping up. We uploaded pics to a Bill Schupp […]

Saturday, August 13, 2011

Cool (But Still Creepy) Tree

This tree seems to have formed a healthy, long term relationship with a vine that could have killed it. The building behind it? That is a local church in Pharr, Texas. Yep. This interesting display is part of the St. Jude Thaddeus Catholic Church‘s beautiful jungle yard. Kinda figures that – in a place like this […]

Sunday, August 7, 2011

LEGO Learning Fun!

LEGO, LEGO, LEGO! .. It’s really too bad you can’t hear us because we’re saying it like Marcia, Marcia, Marcia – a Brady Bunch line. If you have no idea what we’re talking about, check this YouTube video out. Yep, this is the stuff the Webmom is sharing with CJ! Anyway … You know how […]

Thursday, August 4, 2011

Famous Homeschoolers and Homeschool Parents

Like many homeschoolers, we sometimes run across folks who think we’re crazy and who honestly believe the public school system is the best, only and government-ordered way. We don’t share those views but we don’t argue about it. Instead, we try to show them how well CJ is doing and remind them about the Famous […]

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Free Homeschool Magazine

It seems like we’re always saying “we’re excited to” share something but honestly, it’s true! We love to share stuff we hope will help you, inspire you and lead you to learning fun. That’s right. We love to share cool stuff like this totally free, no strings attached issue of The Old Schoolhouse Digital Magazine. […]