Monthly Archives: December 2011

A Forum – Just…For…You!

[Squeal of happiness] I have figured out how to create a forum on this website. Hooray! Now the categories are just getting started – feel free to comment on this post and let me know what major categories or topics … Continue reading

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My New Book is Now Available on Amazon’s Kindle

Just thought you all would want to know! Just $3.99…or FREE if you are a Kindle Prime Member… You can find it by clicking on the link below…

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Adventures on the Computer

So Dave cobbled together a new computer for Emily – we’re calling it an early Christmas present. I moved a file cabinet and we made room for it in one corner of my office. From the grin on her face … Continue reading

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NurtureShock – The Inverse Power of Praise

Just a quick note for today. I’ve got to get back to reading! After delaying for way too long I am finally getting to read NurtureShock and am currently on the first chapter “The Inverse Power of Praise.” How often … Continue reading

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Comprehension…Not Grades

My husband Dave is in college. He enrolled in MCCKC last fall and has completed (as of today) four semesters and is on the honor roll. Like many students who are burned out with education, Dave had taken a few … Continue reading

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You Are Being Bossy

Do you ever hear your own words, thoughts, or mannerisms come out of your small children? Does it ever strike you as annoying, presumptuous, or make you feel just a bit embarrassed? Emily farts, makes a big deal of it, … Continue reading

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Happiness is Not a Destination

I had a list of topics to write about today. In fact, I had the whole week planned out. But as I dressed this morning, warmly, because our month-old furnace died on Saturday morning, I began to think about my … Continue reading

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I’m Here But I’m Not

So I’ve had what I am now referring to as the Seven Plagues Upon My House – illness, more illness, and yes, yet more illness. The past two weeks have been…challenging. Add to that my tripping and falling over my … Continue reading

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The Triumphant Return of M&M Math

For all of the times I feel as if I have stepped forward only to slide back three steps, this one is a win in the forward direction. I’m happy to say that M&M Math is back in the running … Continue reading

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Mrs. Piggle Wiggle Concoctions

Funny how one internet search will lead to another. I was on Google Analytics checking out my stats for both blogs and ran across something labeled Mrs. Piggle Wiggle Coloring Pages. I never found the coloring pages, which I would … Continue reading

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