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Showing posts from May, 2008

Life in the household

I'm thinking, I'm thinking!!!!!!

We took a holiday from lessons for the month and my brain went poof. I have to make a list of what needs to be done, otherwise nothing is going to happen. I think it happened when I failed to type up our weekly schedule and post it on the wall. I look at the wall and low and behold - nothing written, nothing done.

I need lists... The closer I get to 50 the more absent minded I get. I need lists.

I need to do write up a final recap of lessons completed for the year and make up plans for the new year. Our school runs round from June to April with the month of May off and various days here and there. However the learning never stops and James keeps finding interesting things. He just finished reading Pagoo by Holling C. Holling to me and that was major. He read two or three chapters a night at bedtime to me and did an excellent job too. Once we finish a book that was included in lessons it goes into his bookshelf. Our books…

Happy Mother's Day

Happy Mother's Day

I had a very good - no - I have a great day yesterday. I had a relaxing day: read a book "Divided in Death" by J.D. Robb. Father and James went grocery shopping and James picked up "Robots." We had a enjoyable time watching the movie. Father did the dishes, made dinner and cleaned the kitchen. I made sure to make plenty of noises about the "Wonderful" job they were doing. My guys need plenty of encouragement and kudo's. Otherwise they don't feel loved.

Father made roast beef and yorkshire pudding for dinner and we enjoyed a nice bottle of Chateau Faizeau St Emilion Wine. Yum!

While they were out, I completed the first quiz for my math class. It was pretty easy except I missed one question: 48 divided by 0 plus 12. The answer was undefined. I answered 12. Dummy me. I mentioned it to father during dinner since he is an engineering genius and knows all the answers to everything in the world. The…