kids telling kids

3 . March . 2011

‘kids telling kids’,
an off-broadway spectacular.

it was better than cats.

way to go,
homeschool co-op +
the famous mrs. goble!

well done!

see jandro + ez + adam + carin + sarah grace?
and ellie + meg-on-stilts + elena-the-makeup-artist +
+ so many other
talented, willing, eager performers;

sacha + i were teary
at seeing this singing,
talented, precious group
of kiddos
telling us about God’s love.



a bug wish

3 . March . 2011

caroline’s cozy classroom

the anticipation is killing them;
[the clever] ms. p does this for a full week
before revealing the new books
for the next unit,
hides them in plain sight so
you’re simply salivating for their

thank you thank you
to mama kramer
for sharing her wisdom + research
on raising boys.

and way-to-go to the fifteen
mom’s who snuggled up
in our living room to
think through the
practical implications and
real-life scenarios we face;

may the Lord protect the young boys of today
give us wisdom and grace and love love love.

oh, and patience.
and humor.

madge’s recommendations:

why gender matters

raising sons + loving it

boys adrift

i keep thinking about
the idea that
it doesn’t feel good
to say ‘no’ to things,
so we need to practice that with them,
to get them comfortable with
feeling uncomfortable.