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Videos – Some of our school activities that go with CC Cycle 2 week 14

I thought it would be fun to share some of our activities for school this week. Sort of a glimpse into our week. I often film our activities for fun, and my daughter loves to “make a video.” Our five year old filmed me going over the new Science grammar this week which is “What… Continue reading Videos – Some of our school activities that go with CC Cycle 2 week 14

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Video – A fun science experiment (exploring acid and base) both of my kiddos (ages 3 and 5) enjoyed!

As I have said before this is our first year with Classical Conversations. It’s been an adjustment to be sure. This was a really fun week and I wanted to share it. We are in Cycle 2 week 14 and the new grammar Science this week is about the difference between acid and base. In… Continue reading Video – A fun science experiment (exploring acid and base) both of my kiddos (ages 3 and 5) enjoyed!

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Some of the most effective tools we used to save money in 2016

My husband is a bi-vocational pastor and I am a stay-at-home mom. In other words, we don’t make a lot of money. We have made some wise decisions (utilizing everydollar.com being one of them) and we have made some poor ones (student loan debt = worst decision ever). We are trying to make good decisions… Continue reading Some of the most effective tools we used to save money in 2016

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Rethinking our family devotional time for January.

We started this year with a hectic week. Our first funeral of the year came all too soon. It was a lovely service for a wonderful man. Still it was sad. Not family, but not someone we were ready to part with. A church member who you could actually use the word “jolly” to describe… Continue reading Rethinking our family devotional time for January.

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Short Video – Liquid Equivalents Board – CC Cycle 2 Math Weeks 12-15

This is our first year with Classical Conversations. It is also my first year tutoring. I tutor a group of 7 Abecedarian girls. They are funny, crazy, and so sweet. I can’t believe we are entering the second half of the year! Where does the time go? I thought I would share this board I… Continue reading Short Video – Liquid Equivalents Board – CC Cycle 2 Math Weeks 12-15

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This messy mama is going to attempt to organize, but first I’m going to share my mess.

Be gentle! I completely welcome tips and tricks. But I do ask that it’s done with kindness! I will be honest with just how much of a mess I am. I don’t like sharing my messiness, but I’m going to. My hope is that it will help me change. I rest knowing that the Spirit… Continue reading This messy mama is going to attempt to organize, but first I’m going to share my mess.

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My favorite New Year’s tradition. Our goals for 2017.

I posted yesterday about our favorite way to set goals for the coming year: My favorite New Year’s tradition: How we set goals for the New Year and look back at the hopes of last year. I have also posted our Bible study plan: January: Our Family’s Plan for Bible Study. Now I will share our list of… Continue reading My favorite New Year’s tradition. Our goals for 2017.