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Halloween and Learning Pronouns

I must admit that I am not a huge fan of Halloween.  But my kids are super excited! So we hosted a pumpkin carving evening tonight with a few friends.  Two out of three of my kiddos are now able … Continue reading

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Field Trip – Local Science Museum

We are blessed to have friends staying with us right now.  The last couple of days have been mostly at home days, which has been just wonderful.  But, I thought today would be a good day to break things up … Continue reading

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Oh How He’s Grown…

It is amazing how fast my kids have grown up…it is hard for me to believe that my son is almost 11…he looks so old (oh wait – so do I!) in this recent photo taken at the Carrier Dome … Continue reading

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Hogwarts

We were exceptionally fortunate this afternoon to leave the muggle world and spend some time at Hogwarts… Upon entering the great hall, the kids first had the opportunity to design wands and create dragon’s eyes…don’t you just love the suspended … Continue reading

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Staying In Touch

Yesterday was a fun ski day at a new mountain to us here in Vermont.  We have been planning this day trip since last fall – the kids and I got up before day break to get to the mountain … Continue reading

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180s On Skis & Beaded Lizards

We had a wonderful weekend visiting friends at Stratton Mountain.  The kids learned a ton in Saturday morning lessons with their friends – an easier lesson for the younger three girls and a lesson on moguls for the older three. … Continue reading

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“Staycation” Day With Friends

We are in the middle of school vacation week in these parts and are thoroughly enjoying a “staycation” of sorts.  Family visitors from the Massachusetts and New York stayed with us last weekend, my ten year old has hockey games, … Continue reading

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Wannabe Farmers

Part of our vision in moving to Vermont this past year included our family becoming more involved in farming.  We have enjoyed flower gardening ever since settling into our first home in Michigan.  In addition to establishing extensive perennial beds, … Continue reading

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