Today's Wyvern Academy project included doing some rearranging. The bookshelf needed to be on the other wall so that this:
could be powered by this:
And then, just so that it seemed more like an actual "school" project, the girls alphabetized all of their DVDs ;).
*Edited to add*: We're still figuring out all of the quirks with the bike generator and haven't set it into full use, but we received our most recent eletric bill. We used 305 kwh - down an average of 3 kwh/day from last month. What changed? We started using an electric tea kettle to heat up water for tea instead of using the burner on the stove-top. Such a little thing - such a huge difference.