Welcome to the first day of The Pukeko Patch's NaBloPoMo posts. It is a highly inauspicious start, following the contraction of some random cold and cough by Master Oh Waily on Sunday, and the subsequent contraction of it by Miss Oh Waily yesterday. As the senior Oh Waily at home right now, I am… Continue reading Sick and tired already?
This is what we are going through this year in History. I've chosen to hit the middle ground between the kids so that I can do one set of readings with them. It's about a year ahead of the young lad and a year lower for the young miss. But, like all things home ed,… Continue reading Ancients and Art
Posted by Instagrate to WordPress This is Miss Oh's picture of the people she loves. It's her entry in to an online art contest run by her favourite YouTube art channel, Art For Kids Hub. Her drawings have taken on a new twist since she has started to avidly work through the videos she is attracted to.… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Art contest
Miss Oh snuck the iPad off to her bedroom yesterday and I thought she was either watching the ubiquitous Minecraft videos on YouTube or playing a random game. It turns out I was wrong on both points. She was watching YouTube videos, but it was one of our other subscriptions, Art for Kids Hub. Instead of… Continue reading Sneaky Art
Today, while out exploring the sunny day with camera in hand, I discovered that I had filled up my SD card. So this evening I took the time to get the photographs off and to clean up the card. That means I can finally share some photos that have been awaiting my attention for a while… Continue reading Our creative table – oil pastels