We hit the lake and the girls did some writing in their nature journals:
Ramona, putting her notebook away:
And walked on our favorite tree-lined trail:
Back home, we watched as our five caterpillars (dubbed Pokey, Tumnus, AmyJo-MegBeth, Hermione and Luna) grew:
Ramona, when asked what in the world she was doing on the floor under a blanket, blithely replied, "I'm an amoeba, Mommy."
Well, yeah, of course. What kind of mommy (or science teacher) am I, to have missed that?