I know some would quibble with my claiming this is "easy", but really, it is. Its a throw it all in a pot and cook kind of meal. Its easy food for busy days. And its one that everyone in my family will eat. And for days that are busy, this is a meal that is ready to eat come evening. You can set it up the night before, or that morning. I used 2 canned items, but you could sub … [Read more...] about “Easy” Food: Slowcooker Jamba
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Sometimes, boys just need to do boy-things. Backyard Camping The other night, The Professor set up the tent in the back yard. This tends to be a last minute decision, because a variety of variables have to be just right. The right over night temperatures, no early morning activities to get up for, and no one can be overly tired or grumpy. And last Saturday all the right … [Read more...] about Father and Sons
Well, since I'm doing most of the posting, this weekly review is going to expand. Yes, I'll still include the LEGO® sets parted out, but it will have a few bits from the rest of our life, too. After all, this is where our family life, homeschooling, LEGO® and National Park love converge, right? LEGO® Over the last week or two, fewer sets have gotten parted out. When The … [Read more...] about A Weekly Review
I've been seeing trailers for the new LEGO movie recently. I'm excited! My favorite trailer so far... 'cause, you know... coffee … [Read more...] about New Movie!
We are not party-people. Last night, Little Man and the Professor watched some neighborhood fireworks. After both boys were asleep, we watched some "Yes, Minister". This is a 1980s BBC comedy and it is so very, very funny. From the first episode: "Why not have open government?" "Are you serious? You are either open, or you have government, you can't have both! If you don't tell … [Read more...] about Ringing in the New Year