browser icon
You are using an insecure version of your web browser. Please update your browser!
Using an outdated browser makes your computer unsafe. For a safer, faster, more enjoyable user experience, please update your browser today or try a newer browser.

Monthly Archives: October 2012

Halloween Costume #3 – time to trick or treat

Blake wore superman to our Links Community party. Today at school he was an elephant. He was still deciding which costume tonight when I played the Mom card.  There was a cold wind blowing tonight and I wanted him to wear a full set of warm clothes under his costume, so he was a pumpkin. … Continue reading »

Categories: Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Halloween at School

Blake and his beloved Ms Myra cross the stage. Blake and some buds – Superman and Tigger. Blake the elephant at recess time. Me (Fanta) and my Library Media Center peeps.

Categories: Uncategorized | 1 Comment

How to Make Candy Corn

Step 1. Measure 4 cups of marshallows and add 2 tbsp of water. Step 2. Microwave them for 1 minute. Step 3. Stir it up til there are no lumps.  (We had to microwave it for another 30 seconds to get all the lumps out.) Add 4 cups of powdered sugar. Keep stirring.  Stir it … Continue reading »

Categories: Uncategorized | 2 Comments

My Super Men

Halloween is only three days away!  Blake is still deciding between Superman, Doctor, Pumpkin and a couple others.  This afternoon, he and his dad both tried on their Superman costumes and we went outside for a bit of a play.  Do you have any idea how tricky it is to take pics while laughing your … Continue reading »

Categories: Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Mom

My best sister has organized for a maple tree to be planted at Kortright Center for our mom.  It will be planted in the spring and will have this plaque in front of it.  I think it will be visible as you walk from the parking lot to the main center.  Scott, Blake, Peggy, Dad … Continue reading »

Categories: Uncategorized | 1 Comment

APAC Rugby

Our campus is hosting APAC rugby and Scott is the coach of our varsity girls team.  They had a great start to the tournament – 2 resounding wins today.   To kick off the weekend we held an opening ceremonies.  All the visiting teams are welcomed into the high school gym.  After all the visitors … Continue reading »

Categories: Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Visiting Musician

We have some incredible opportunities at SAS, and today was another fine example.  A visiting musician named Oran Etkin spent the morning with our students, Blake included, and it was amazing.  He’s a grammy winning clarinet player, and absolutely brilliant with young kids.  He brought his best friend Clara Net to perform with the kids.  She … Continue reading »

Categories: Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Pants a bit big?

I’m guessing Blake’s pants were a bit big yesterday.  I noticed at dinner yesterday his teacher had clipped his pants with a binder clip. Good to know that I am solidly in the running for mother of the year.

Categories: Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Only in China (I hope)

Blake and I went to a school friend’s birthday party after school today.  It was super fun!  And, because it was a Tuesday night, the place was empty! Blake went down the slides about one million times. Until they closed the slides down for a while.  Here’s why.  A little boy in splitty pants crossed … Continue reading »

Categories: Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Date with Dad

We have just come home from another SAS special event called Date With Dad.  Each year more and more dads (and their kids) participate, and each year Scott puts together an amazing event that everyone enjoys.  Including me.  I’m one of the only moms who is able to get in – carrying a big camera … Continue reading »

Categories: Uncategorized | Leave a comment