Monthly Archives: September 2004

First colloquium

Well our Knights of Freedom group had our very first colloquium today. For those who haven’t heard that word before a colloquium is basically another word for group discussion, in this case we were discussing James Madison. I was so surprised at how much the boys participated in the discussion. It was obvious that they […]

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Sullivan turns SIX!

Six years ago after a very difficult and traumatic birth my little Sullivan entered this world. He is a little ball of spunk and is my superhero! I love his personality and his joy. I love his sweetness and his innocence. Happy birthday big boy! I love you!!! :party:hug:highfive:lovestruck:heartbeat:cloud9

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What kind of freaky mom are you?

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What kind of freaky mom are you?

You’re a girl power mommy! You love to be girly,but you’re no pushover. Your kids are learningthat gender differences don’t have to meangender inequality. You’ve taken back pink, andyou don’t care who knows it!

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More Ballet

Today was Sullivan and Rani’s first day in ballet. It is the beginning of Sullivan’s fourth year and Rani’s first. Sullivan has his best friend in class this year and they spent most of the class goofing around sigh. The teacher had to get after them a lot. Rani LOVED it! She was right there […]

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Wake up! It’s the real world!

And I’m not so sure I like it! sigh Last night we went to the Nutcracker orientation meeting for Xander. There was the typical group of moms, and girls, and some smaller siblings. It almost felt comfortable. It almost felt like a group of homeschooling parents and their kids……almost. When they started announcing all of […]

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He got the part!

Xander did get the part as “party boy” in the Nutcracker! YAY! We are all doing the happy dance over here for him. Two of his friends(girls) got cast as “mademoiselle and baby mouse”, and “page”. I’m hoping this will be so much fun for them! I know it’s going to be a whole lot […]

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First day of ballet!

Today was Xander’s first day of ballet. This will be his fourth year taking ballet and they finally put him in a class more his age. For the last two years he’s been in classes that were too advanced for him to “balance out” the class with two boys(there is a 10yo boy). The hard […]

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More info on Knights of Freedom

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More info on Knights of Freedom

The Knights of Freedom boys club was started here in my area by a mom. It is in conjunction with the American Statesmanship Club and also with George Wythe College. Basically the idea is to start them out young in clubs that teach basic “Robert’s Rules of Order”, good values, public speaking etc. They also […]

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Knights of Freedom

A couple of friends and I have started up a chapter of a boys club called “The Knights of Freedom.” We are having a great time with our club! Two weeks ago was our opening meeting. We had a man come and do a demonstration. He talked about the duties of a page, showed how […]

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