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Workin’ Bees

A friend is teaching me how to work bees. It is extremely fascinating, and I took some pictures to help me remember what we were doing. I am also doing homework, and more than ever wanting our own set of … Continue reading

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Of Voles and Soft Hearts

I was doing yard and garden work yesterday, cleaning the buck barn and getting another compost pile underway, and moving old compost into garden beds, when I found a bundle of straw and leaves. Fearing a hornet nest I tore … Continue reading

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Jameson has a computer!

Our son finally got a computer! He has been trying to save for 2 years to buy one, but it’s hard to come up with that much money at 8 years old 🙂   Well, a friend found out about it … Continue reading

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“Why do they tease me, Mom?”

Okay, this blog has been sitting in my mind since Sunday morning. It makes me sad, so I wasn’t even sure I wanted to write it. Many of you know our sons are on the autism spectrum. Our eldest has … Continue reading

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Turtles and Picnics

Today was so pretty after all the storms and heat of this summer, so when we saw a turtle valiantly trying to cross the road on our way home we stopped to pick him up. So, since it was such … Continue reading

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Have You Tried BJU’s DVD Courses?

Homeschooling is one of those things that takes a lot of time, no matter how you look at it. To give your child more than the dull education you have to spend hours of prep work before even starting to … Continue reading

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A Lovely Day of Laughter!

Today we had three young girls over to visit. It was so much fun to have girls around! They are so full of contrasts to my boys, as many of you might agree if you have children. While the boys … Continue reading

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A Trip to the Police Department!

Our homeschool group recently got to visit the local police department. The whole trip was exciting to all of the children, and the officer’s were wonderful at explaining what the police do for the community. The children were full of … Continue reading

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Playing at the Park

We are blessed to live near a school with an awesome playground our boys are allowed to enjoy, and us too! We recently went over, and here is a taste of what we do. First, our boys received pedal go-karts … Continue reading

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Is Home Educating for MY Family?

I have so many people come to me for advice on home educating. Many times it’s women, but their spouses just aren’t sure it’s a good idea. There are many reasons a family thinks about home schooling, as there are … Continue reading

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