And no, I didn´t tell her to wear angels wings and her starry dress to dig around in the garden, but she just did, and I think it looked stunning.
We´ve planted rows and rows of onions, I like onions, and we´ve read "Holes" by Louis Sachar and loved Sam and his onions. Also, I´ve heard growing onions helps keeping ants away - the seem to hate the smell, so I hope this is a gentle way to keep them away from our plants.
She went to a two-day chemistry class at university this week, which makes me a proud mom, and she looks gorgeus doing this:
And the boys - oh, what do I know. Currently, they´re outside playing football on the street, I think. Miro visited a friend, and they are playing school, and they are playing with their toyknights and are simply adorable young men - but no gardeners. They don´t have to be. Mehmet, by the way, finished a project of his own yesterday, that´s so cool I´ll show it to you in a separate post :)
I adore weekends. I love having time to make lasagna, and planting this year´s sweet peas and onions, and still find the time to achieve a relatively tidy house, and how we can sleep in and check our kids´ homework and connect to them. I want my life to consist of nothing but weekends :)
We went to our beekeeping school again, yesterday, and got the first of our equipment, so it´s getting serious:
This was one of my favourite songs on one of my favourite albums back around the time I was 17. I still get the CD out occasionally - it´s one of my very few CD´s I didn´t trash or trade for train tickets.
I love the lyrics and can recite them by heart, and I often sing this song, and I just found it very fitting :)