Today I stayed indoors all day despite the lovely weather so as to finish a concept paper for my Reading and Language Arts class that is due tomorrow. Writing school papers does not make for good blogging material (even though I did manage to include a rather clever analogy relating pilings and rocks that barnacles find necessary to attach themselves to so as to grow and thrive with a student’s background experiences and funds of knowledge that they bring to learning how to read – attaching new vocabulary to it so as to retain and better understand. It made more sense and flowed much better in my paper then it does now as I try to describe it to you.)
The boys spend most of the day playing outside while Husband loaded up our trusty trailer with bark and yard debris. Later in the day we ran a simple errand or two. We had a nice dinner of salmon, veggies, and rice on the back deck and after eating Carter went to check on our garden. He discovered that our summer squash is growing and was eager for us all to take a peek.
We all wandered up to the garden to have a look. Sure enough our neglected and rather sad little garden was coming to life.
Husband put Cody in charge of watering the parched plants, for which I am sure they were all quite thankful.
The dishes are in the dishwasher and the boys will be getting ready for bed soon. It is very nice to have our little family back together again after this past week of Carter visiting his Grandma.
I hope you all had a wonderful weekend.