potw: that really matters

Jan 20, 2014

This week our children are participating in the first annual iFamily Speech Festival. They participated for many years in the Cre-Act...

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potw: windy nights

Apr 9, 2013

Oy, the wind. It has been blowing and gusting and wheezing. I heard it blew the power right out a little bit south of us and it is...

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potw: cats

Apr 1, 2013

We started a new poem today. We haven’t done very many poems these last several months, but I decided to pull out our new poetry...

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potw: kindness

Aug 27, 2012

We are back at it with our weekly poems. I love sharing inspiring thoughts with my children and challenging them to memorize them each...

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potw: habits of the hippopotam...

Feb 6, 2012

We started this poem last week, but only worked on it for one day and only for a few minutes. The play and a houseful of people were...

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potw: how to talk to your snow...

Jan 24, 2012

I was too gnome-ridden to do our Poem of the Week yesterday, so we started it today. It is so silly and Annesley and Fisher have...

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potw: winter burrows

Jan 16, 2012

Although this is the strangest Idaho winter I have ever experienced (we have no snow and my children run around on the yellow grass...

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potw: know this, that every so...

Jan 4, 2012

We have taken the last few weeks off from our memorization work and focused on spending time with family. As we sang our hymn this...

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potw: when a wrong wants right...

Dec 5, 2011

This has long been one of my favorite quotes and I am sharing it with my children this week with the hope it will become one of their...

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