Memorial Day Parade

Carolyn got to march in the Memorial Day Parade today with her Brownie troop. It looked like it was going to rain hard – and it did sprinkle for a while right before the parade – but it turned out to be perfect! And then the sun came out, and there was a little carnival. … [Read more…]

Strong Museum

Our school district appeared to be the only local one with all of today off – most everyone else had a half day – so we took a chance and went to Strong Museum. I’m still trying to work with my new 28mm lens, and since this was one of the places it was hard … [Read more…]

Camera Talk

I am in love with my Canon 50mm f/1.8 lens. It lives on my camera 99.5% of the time. But since I have a crop sensor on my camera, it’s a little long for indoors and I find that sometimes I even have to step out of the room my subject is in to fit … [Read more…]

A Gardening We Will Go!

Annuals…check! Anna-sized gardening gloves…check! Amazing insects…check! A good time was had by all – even the caterpillar.  We put him on his very own leaf.

Beach Day…Brrr!

Too bad it’s so chilly out there.  Apparently that 80 degree stretch of days we had in March was summer, and now it’s fall again.  But that didn’t stop Anna from wearing her yellow polka-dot swimsuit to Beach Day at school!

Science Day, School Birthday

Today at preschool it was Science Day, and we celebrated Anna’s summer birthday – the first of many early birthday parties, I’m sure! I got to stay and help make a volcano explode, have fun with magnets, and experiment with bubbles. I think we’re going to have to do some science experiments this summer along … [Read more…]