Monthly Archives: May 2012

Childhood Theology

I have collected together a few expressions from children that show their wonderful grasp of God and life.  These are all absolutely genuine, with quotes from my own children and the children of friends I was at school with. Child: … Continue reading

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And a Birthday

Ouma knew of something she wanted, that wasn’t on the Birthday list.  The only thing is, she wanted a real live one, but was delighted with a pretend one!  I don’t want a real one and nor do the chickens.

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Birthday List

This is My Peaceful One’s birthday list: A new horse A real lamb A puppy A kitten A doll A brush for Sonny (her pony) A clock A new doll pram Her own book Schleich Animals New bouncy egg (this … Continue reading

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Three Blind Mice

That’s the fifth time, now, I’ve told the eldest boy off for singing “Three Blind Mice” as three members of the family return from the opticians, with new glasses. With three in the family currently needing glasses and three not we … Continue reading

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Summer Hath Spoken

Forget the Jubilee, it would seem that a celebration of summer has spontaneously taken place in this house, this week.  We’ll keep Jubilee Celebrations to the weekend designated.  These are some anecdotes from our celebration of summer, to date. The … Continue reading

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Home Education

Home education means some other things get forgotten or postponed until holiday time, in this house:

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A Little Help Please

My wonderful mother made a suggestion in passing that has set my mental cogs in motion.  Her comment coincided with some encouragement from others which seemed to oil the cogs.  She suggested that I write a book about Tim’s year … Continue reading

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