Japanese Class and Candy Sushi!

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Adalia and Tilly had their last Japanese class for the year yesterday. When I suggested I take a few pictures (since I don’t have any of the actual class) they both said, “Let’s do some jumping pictures!” These two often … Continued

Hezekiah and Anakin {Doll-Making}

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Hezekiah and Anakin Judah finally, finally finished the doll he was making. He did great working on the head and sewing and stuffing the body, but got frustrated with attaching the arms and  head. I got sick of trying to get the … Continued

Kids and Media

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{Originally posted in 2009} I had a great question from a reader yesterday which read like this: Hi, this isn’t really related to your post, but I was checking out your kids’ blog and I was wondering how much internet … Continued

Ruby Tuesday

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Or, The Story of How it All Played Out.     I don’t have a picture of Ruby handy, so you’ll have to settle for a picture of Kalina, Ruby’s babysitter.   So yesterday sounded a bit hectic, right? For … Continued

Homeschooling with Toddlers

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Originally posted March 2009 Yesterday during school, one of my children ran into a word they didn’t know: “eliminate”. I explained the meaning, and made a mental note of it. I’ve always put a high priority on vocabulary since language … Continued

We Should Have Named Him Tailor

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A few days ago I made reference to Enoch’s latest sewing  project. He decided he wanted to make  a hunter’s vest.     We checked out a book from the library with sewing projects for boys. Since it was a … Continued

Arrow of Light {Webelos}

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Chuck and Boaz (14) Thursday night our three oldest boys were awarded the highest honor they could receive in Cub Scouts, the Webelos Arrow of Light. This award means that in addition to achieving their Webelos rank, they also completed … Continued

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