Art by Kaeli

“My seventh graders learned about Brazilian Neo-Pop artist Romero Britto throughout this project. My students were shown a Prezi that included facts and pictures about his art and his style. His paintings and sculptures traditionally include bold outlines, bright colors and various patterns. We specifically focused on his sculptures of animals, which was the inspiration…

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The End of Summer … The Start of New …

So, as the summer came to a close for our kiddos we seized one last opportunity to “homeschool” it with them and all the neighbor kids.  Our new life has a new enemy – the wasp.  Lots and lots of wasps.  We shot this nest down near the girls’ bedroom window.  Of course, we had…

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Tennessee Bound

So, we’re moving to Tennessee!  We will be heading out on July 20th and getting the kids registered for school on the 27th.  There’s a lot to do between now and then, but we’re all looking forward to meeting up in Tennessee. Crystal and I rendezvoused in Nashville and spent the weekend looking at homes,…

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Farewell, Old Friend!

  Nine years seems too short a life for a fella as fabulous as you were Diego.  You were good for our family and we will never forget you.  Faithful, loyal, gentle, and smelly you were the best dog anyone could ever ask for.  You gave us some good walks, some good disc golf games,…

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Post-Sabbatical

Where to begin?  Well, everyone is older, taller and becoming more interdependent.  That’s a good thing.  Each member of the King family is developing his or her own sense of style, purpose, and sense of belonging. This picture was taken just before Christmas last year.  At that point everyone was pretty tired, hurt, a little…

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