Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Finding Home Good

 BoyWonder has started K-4! 
 How exciting is that!?!  
In my spare time,  I'm loving the Mosaic Stitch!  
I finished this one up and cast on another!  
 The beehive quilt is finally getting some stitching done-how appropriate to use a flying bee as the quilting design?!
And this creature was found by the swingset this afternoon-it was already dead so it was easy to have a good inspection of it!  (Cicadas are very loud this time of year here!  Think the screech trill of a science fiction ray gun and you will get the idea!)

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  1. So, THAT'S what is making all the noise up in the trees! (I've never seen one before.)

    Hope BoyWonder has a great year in pre-K.

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  2. Daughter loved cicadas and always had a pocket full of dead ones when she was a kid. I had to be careful not to put them in the washing machine along with her clothes. We don't see them very often anymore but I can still hear them out in the woods.

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  3. This Cicadas have been singing like crazy here. By the end of the month they will be silent though. Its always lucky when you can catch a glimpse of one!

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  4. My first teaching job was in a small town that was invaded by cicadas that filled the air with their seemingly unending noise. I had forgotten about that memory.

    Best wishes to your little scholar.

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  5. Oh just look at that little boy haircut and he's concentrating so hard!

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  6. Ooooh boy, am I missing those little stinkers! Glad he was excited to start school. I love cicada noise -- very cool that you found one perfect for inspection!

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  7. Oh yes, our cicadas are quite loud. I remember one year my niece's daughter collected dead ones to add to a salad my Mom was making - lol. She was so disappointed that my Mom wouldn't use them.

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  8. BoyWonder is looking so much older. Good luck with the new school year.

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