unschooling

I remember the day that Lil got a favorite color.  Someone asked her what her favorite color was.  She replied that she likes several different colors and did not have a favorite.  The very opinionated person explained that everyone has to have a favorite.  It’s part of being human.  Lilith was wearing pink that day …

The ride of terror

We started our day in Dinosaurland, also known as Vernal, Utah. We explored fossils, visited a dinosaur museum where we excavated a Utahraptor and took pictures with a Stegosaurus. We also watched a pterosaur being painted. We tried to have a conversation with the painters, distinguishing between the Pteranodon and the Pterodactyl has always been …

Our Incredible Journey: Day two, The Grand Canyon

It is not often that I am left without words to describe my feelings or experiences, but in the case of The Grand Canyon I have no words. Fortunately I have some pictures, though this was one of the most frustrating amateur photographer moments that I have had in some time. Pictures cannot capture the …