I'm still alive! All of us are, in fact.
We're just REALLY busy right now. And probably will be for about a month or so if everything goes well.
We're working on buying a house. If we succeed (which it is looking extremely likely since all that is left is to actually secure the loan and the closing), then we will be working on moving and going through things and figuring out what in the WORLD to do with all of the space we'll have. (Currently in a small two bedroom apartment, looking at moving into a 4 bedroom, two story townhouse)
Since I have a camera now, and have figured out many of its workings (although not all, of course) I have no excuse to not have pictures when I return for a more regular basis. Which will happen! I am expecting in the next week ro so to recieve all of our curriculum stuff (box days! yay!) and so when we get settled we will be able to more seriously get into our schooling.
Here is a recent Thing 1 and 2 (and Impa-Puppy) picture though that just melts my heart: