His timing is highly inconvenient for a host of reasons I’ll not get into. Besides, who am I to argue with the Most High about interrupting my weekend plans?
Nevertheless this has been a good opportunity for a shift in science and geography. We homeschoolers will take a break in the routine wherever we can get it:
And of course there is emergency preparedness:
The girls have actually been working on this since well before Matthew came knocking:
Don’t worry. We have far more supplies on hand than will fit into that little box. This is just so the kids can feel useful. Notice that their idea of canned food preparation is Jif.
Last night I figured I’d better check our radio to make sure it works. When was the last time any of you used a battery powered radio? Lo and behold, it was dead. The smugness I felt about not being out there with the rest of the rubes dissipated when I had to go out this morning and buy a radio. The retailers are raking it in today. It’s nuts out there.
For those of you along the Southeast coast, stay safe and hopefully I’ll catch you all on the other side.