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Progress

Wow, things have been going, going, going around here. I didn’t mean for a whole week to go by without another post.  Homeschooling went better after my post from last week. I shared with my husband about some of the struggles I was having with

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Daily Junk

We went to a birthday party this Saturday for a friend of my children.  I had a very nice time talking with one friend from church.  We "compared notes" about some of the behavior issues we have with our sons.  She used an analogy that

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Thanksgiving Preparation

Today I have made sweet potato casserole (except for topping and baking), a pumpkin pie, and cranberry sauce.  I had the kids clean the dining room table and chairs.  I need to do a little more cleaning, but not too bad, so I decided to

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My birthday

Yesterday was my birthday. My husband gave me my first gift on Thursday evening which was this coffee maker.  Then yesterday morning I didn’t get up at 5:20 to work out at the Y.  In fact, I didn’t get out of bed until 7:30 and I

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Thanksgiving Centerpiece

I have let more time go by without posting than I meant to.  We have been fairly busy lately.  DH had the day off today for Veteran’s Day so we did a very light school day.  He (with my assistance ) put 3 new bathroom

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Priceless

Slow water leak…..$50/month and growing New water line …..$695 Watching children watch the backhoe ………Priceless   My 5 year old has a cute way about him.  If he’s watching a video about a fire truck, he has to go get his fire truck.  If we

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One week until school starts!

This is my last week until we start school.  I’m trying to finish my home improvement projects up because I rarely have time to work on them during the year.  Today I made a window treatment for the second of my bedroom windows.  The kids worked