Just look at these frowsy-headed boys.
Here's what we've been doing to keep up our spirits. Besides our regular child-led, loosey goosey routine of school work, which on most days means Math and Writing in our journals. There's been lots of building.....
the draw bridge actually functions on a pulley....
Cricket and Little Owl have entered a Lego Contest. The category was flying creatures. Here is Owl's firefly with light up brick. (yes, it really lights up)
There's been lots of this.
Yes, that's me and Hen sitting on the kitchen floor. Just sitting and holding hands. And me singing songs. And holding. And talking. And holding. And drying tears. Poor little man.
And then there was some of this. We planted seeds! In these cute little blue pots that I recently bought for myself. (they were just a dollar! hurray for finding pretty pots for a dollar!)