Monthly Archives: August 2007

Liquid Fireworks…Homeschool Fieldtrip?…

One of the great joys of having kids is that they motivate us parents to explore the nooks and crannies of the world and to visit places that we probably would not otherwise think to visit.  One such place is … Continue reading

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My Garden is Producing…

This spring I planted a garden for the first time!  I used to help my mom with her garden when I was growing up, but seeing as she has an incredible green thumb, that doesn’t really count.   This was my … Continue reading

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An Unexpected Southern Twang…

This past weekend, a friend and I took a 28 hour whirlwind trip to Providence for the Living Proof Live conference.  It was, as my friend had warned me it would be, an emotional roller-coaster…and everything I had hoped for.  … Continue reading

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She’s Going on a Trip…

As mentioned yesterday, Abby has a brand-new backpack.  We bought both of the kids a backpack to promote their first-day of school since there isn’t the whole bus ride, early morning bustle, etc.  Her backpack is a pink tinkerbell one with lace … Continue reading

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Our First Day of Homeschool…

We have completed our first day of school for the 2007-2008 school year!!  The kids will still have some silent reading time this afternoon while I am working, but the major part of the school day is over.  And, it … Continue reading

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What Were You Thinking?!?

I have this inner struggle going on right now.  I’m not sure how to deal with it.  So here it is. I have a six-year old son.  A sweet, kind, thoughtful, cuddles-with-his-mama, giggles-with-his-daddy kind of son.  I couldn’t love him … Continue reading

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He’s Off and Pedalling…

My son has officially graduated.  No, not from school.  Come on, he’s only six… No, he has graduated into riding his bike with NO TRAINING WHEELS!  He’s been ready for this moment for quite some time, but, quite frankly, life … Continue reading

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