Make it Monday

So this happened this weekend – It was a double Feis weekend here in St. Louis – Lots of wigs, glitter, hard shoes, tears and excitement  – Jaia did great this weekend and is slowly, slowly but surely, moving up in the ranks. She’s now “prizewinner” in Reel (reached just yesterday!) Treble jig, and Slip…

Experiments and nephew sitting

Last week Jaia and i made a rocket and launched it – I enrolled Jaia in the tinker crate mailing list  and this past box included supplies to launch a rocket. We spent a good 1/2 hour outside playing around.  We tried the citric acid + baking soda + water in the rocket like the…

Learning more about yoga

I’ve debated writing this post all day  today – and really any post about yoga and personal growth. I had originally started this blog in order to chronicle my growth since I was going through a rough patch a year ago. This blog is growing itself and has many different faces. It is changing as…

Jaia is my creator

Jaia amazes me on an almost daily occurrence. She loves schoolwork and as I type she is sitting in her room doing spelling. It’s 8:30 here and we don’t start school until NEXT week. She’s not strong in math but I think science and history are her thing. She is constantly creating something – Watching…

Make it Monday

OH my It’s a beautiful day here in Missouri! I’ve had the windows open and a breeze is flowing through the house. Last night I slept with the window open and it was Heavenly! I am a fall weather gal! The jeans, layering, being the “just right temperature” – not too hot, not too cold.…

Science Center Fun

With public and private schools back in session, it’s now our time to get out and have some fun! We have some pretty amazing fun things here in the Lou – And most of them are FREE! Zoo, Art museum, Science Center, History Museum  – There are things within each spot that you CAN pay…

Sunday

Sunday after yoga, Jaia insisted we play legos. She had found her stash up in her closet as she was cleaning it out. There’s not a lot left. Most of that was my stash as a young girl. The pink – Jaia’s. We played for about an hour or so – As I hopped up…