• Astronomy
  • Our Star

    Fantastic image of our local star! Absolutely stunning. The diameter of the Sun is about 109 times that of Earth, and it has a mass about 330,000 times that of Earth, accounting for about 99.86% of the total mass of the Solar System. Chemically, about three quarters of the Sun’s mass consists of hydrogen, whereas […]

  • Homeschool
  • The Maker

    Farra loves to write and loves to draw so now she has started her first comic book. As she would say (in her best Spock voice): “It’s only logical.”The girl has talent.

  • Uncategorized
  • Free to Be – Free Kindle Promo!

    This Wednesday, August 27th, we will be offering Kaleesha’s book, “Free to Be” as a free Kindle download. Normally $7.99. About the book: This is not a book about how to get out of religion or how to prove there is no God or how to become a humanist. This book is a collection of […]

  • Make-It-Do
  • Episode 5 of our podcast Rhubarb and Sam

    This week in Rhubarb and Sam, discussing community, connecting and not connecting. In particular, feeling connected to our new friends in England even as we feel disconnected locally. Being atheists in a conservative Christian community can often be a strange experience with few community connections. We work to cultivate and nurture the few that we […]

  • America
  • Murder in Ferguson?

    It seems to me that this officer needs to be put on trial for murder. As has been said by many already, the militarized police in the U.S. are out of control. They’ve seemingly forgotten that they work for us, they are public servants. Or at least that’s what we tell ourselves. The truth lurking […]

  • Garden
  • Great Tomatoes!

    Big tomatoes! These are some amazing plants we have this year! We’ve got great soil which we’ve made better with plenty of composted goat manure and hay. Really good stuff. No sign of tomatoe hornworms yet but I’m sure they’ll show eventually.