Monthly Archives: April 2009

Kirby Vacuums

As the kids & I were making our way home from a walk around the neighborhood about a week ago, we saw a woman leaving our driveway. We eventually crossed paths to find that she was a visiting Kirby Vacuum … Continue reading

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Celebrating Earth Day as a Homeschooling Parent

So, yesterday was “Earth Day.” One of the neighborhood kids was really surprised that we studied “caves and erosion” (one of my children’s summaries) in science today. He wanted to know, “Why didn’t you do Earth Day like we did?” … Continue reading

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School for Me

As part of keeping up┬ámy Professional Engineer’s license, I have to complete a certain number of professional development hours (PDH) each year (or licensing cycle). Accordingly, I jumped at the chance for a relatively inexpensive eight-hour educational class this month … Continue reading

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