Prairie Walk in the Summer
Hot and hotter, with a young one leaping about every time a sprig of grass brushed his toes. “ Agggh! A spider!!!”
posted on July 19, 2012
Finally some snow!
What a wonderful thing….snow in the winter! We missed it and revel when we have a good big dump of the white stuff.
posted on March 01, 2012
Christmas trees in Iowa...watch out!
So the Herbert Hoover Presidential trees were fabulous! This one was a fave of Callum's!
posted on Jan. 03, 2012
The Ashley-Shanahan elders take on Christmas!
The season is here and we are so happy to be safe and sound with friends and family and love surrounding us!
posted on Dec. 04, 2011
Building a Canoe!
We do so many outrageous things at Scattergood, especially with Hans! We build sailboats and canoes, bike 1300 miles in 3.5 weeks, cross-country ski a hundred…
posted on Nov. 18, 2011
Peace Walkers Walk 13.5 miles!
More than two dozen students and teachers from Scattergood Friends School took part in a Peace Walk from the private Quaker campus to downtown Iowa City,…
posted on Nov. 17, 2011
The soccer team and friends, before victory at Earlham College!
What a glorious way to end the season! We recaptured the “trophy” ( a gold-sprayed wicker basket, topped by a soccer ball) after 4 years of seeing it sit at…
posted on Nov. 03, 2011
I love the hustle and bustle, the grime and the grunge, the beauty and the reality of cities. It was a wake up call to be part of Philly, and Germantown suburb…
posted on Oct. 25, 2011
A Perfect Day
We traveled the back roads about 40 miles, and I came to the conclusion that Iowa i s not nearly as flat as it could and should be! The sky was remarkably open…
posted on Oct. 14, 2011
Two generations happy and snuggling
We have the most beautiful opportunity to live a fully intentional life in community. Sure, it takes work but community living is the heart and soul of our…
posted on Oct. 12, 2011
Living and Breathing Scattergood
This Saturday, student ambassadors joined Scattergood farmers Mark Quee and Dana Foster and 50 plus people to learn about the lastest PFI research on cover…
posted on Oct. 04, 2011