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Bert Dodson, Garden to Bed, and a Letter

Yesterday, we took the most wonderful field trip.  Another family in our home school coop lives next door to the illustrator, Bert Dodson.  Dodson welcomed the group into his studio for the afternoon.  What inspiration. My middle child was fortunate … Continue reading

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Syrup, Singapore Math, & Face Painting

Yesterday, I finished off most of the syrup and bottled it.  I still have a another round to complete, but this is the bulk of it.  We, of course, had to celebrate this morning with french toast smothered in our … Continue reading

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Spring Is Around The Corner

Spring lacrosse started for my ten year old tonight – he was thrilled – he is on the right in the green shorts in this shot.  Starting with a new team of 5th and 6th grade boys in a new … Continue reading

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Kids Easter or Spring Project – Planting Wheatgrass

This week, in preparation for Easter, the kids planted some wheatgrass seeds.  We are thinking it will look pretty on the Easter table to have three little pots of grass growing 🙂 First we put some organic potting soil in … Continue reading

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