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It’s true, I’m not crafty.  My attempts at craftiness resemble a first grader’s art project.  Scissors and glue everywhere. But sometimes I have an idea and it turns out the way I planned….for the most part. My ideal started with … Continue reading

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We colored 27dozen eggs for Aunt Kathy’s annual Easter Party!

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I am still here. I just took a break to regroup and refresh.  I think it’s important for all of us to “unplug” from time to time.   That is not to say that our family life stopped, just the opposite, … Continue reading

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What I did Wednesday, what a day in my life looks like: Awake between 5:00-5:30 a.m.; Spend time in God’s word; Blog and check emails; Wash and dry a few loads of laundry; Get ready for work, including ironing any … Continue reading

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I was browsing Focus on the Family’s Club House when I ran across this super cute stress ball craft. I think a few of these would brighten up my gray cubicle and maybe even make me giggle. My motto is … Continue reading

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While sitting at my kitchen table drinking my latte, I pondered the fresh clean snow that laid outside my window and the ever changing seasons.  How the rhythm of my family also changes with the seasons. In the Winter we … Continue reading

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K5 Learning has an online reading and math program for kindergarten to grade 5 students.  I’ve been given a 6 week free trial to test and write a review of their program.  If you are a blogger, you may want … Continue reading

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My family loves to read, especially Luke.  This summer we  concentrated on teaching Luke to read and participated in our library’s reading program.  I know there are many families who love to read so I thought I would share my … Continue reading

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In any childcare setting, there will be situations that will need to be addressed.  When this does occur, remember: Do not lose your temper (James 1:19-20). Gather the facts.  Talk to your child and the caregiver preferably separate. Have a … Continue reading

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