Wednesday, June 01, 2011

{pretty, happy, funny, real}


These photos are all from a friend's "Little House" themed birthday party. We don't have prairie clothes, but I'll have to make them one day. I thought Ellie looked lovely with her daisy crown, and writing in their learning room (more on that below).


Dancing, picnicking, singing, crafting...this party had it all! Each child got a tin lunch pail filled with wholesome snacks wrapped in waxed paper like apples, tarts, and cornbread. And they also got their own cloth napkins which they washed on a washboard at the end of the party.


Steven Joseph and his little friend were having quite a fun time with the cake and ice cream. Aren't they precious?


Yes, this is really the learning room of my dear friend.

It's like a homeschooling dreamland.

Filled with every kind of Catholic/Charlotte Mason/Montessori/Waldorf type of craft, manipulative, art supply, or book you could imagine.

And even a fairy garden in the dining room.
So blessed to have such kind, creative Catholic homeschooling friends.

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Lena said...

i'm here via Like Mother, Like Daughter.

ellie looked darling. the party sounds wonderful. i would love to hear more about it.

i love that learning room.

pax Christi -

p.s. i look forward to browsing your delightful blog.

Haus Frau said...

/jaw drop. That IS the ultimate learning room. Wow.

A "Little House" themed party sounds great!

Lisa said...

Blair! Your little poem about yourself is so cute!! Oh, I love it. Your photos are also lovely. Blessings to you and your family.

priest's wife - S.T./ Anne Boyd said...

I'm swooning at that room , too- and I love the idea of a Little House party

Ginger said...

I love that room...I have an entire room too, and I stopped somewhere on the way to making it so wonderfu.

Great Inspiration

Becky @ Our Sweet Peas said...

I don't even homeschool and I LOVE that room. Very cool. The pics of the kids are precious too.

Lisa - the Granola Catholic said...

Love the fairy garden inside, thanks to Like Mother, Like Daughter

Leila said...

Great post! Love the birthday party idea. And washing their napkins -- so cute. I bet they loved it!

Lindsay said...

Love the learning room! The curtain rod and clips for artwork is a great idea!

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