Monthly Archives: July 2014

Mom’s Ice Chest Challenge

I’m participating in a mom’s ice chest challenge for four tickets to Schlitterbahn. Right in time for my eldest’ and her son’s visit! I love visiting Schlitterbahn … how about you? Are you ready for their new ride?! Here is … Continue reading

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Funny Stuff … and More Literacy!

For those of you not following me on Bubblews, here is the latest and greatest … I Tried to Give It CPR I decided that I would stay at home today and not bop about. Sometimes it feels as if … Continue reading

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The Perfect Age for Chores?

We have been implementing chores for nearly a full week now and I wanted to update everyone and talk about how it is going.Verbal reminders are necessary – It is the first week, and it has quickly become my custom … Continue reading

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Reading Progress With Clifford

As hard as it was for me to wait – NOW, this summer, and these past few weeks have been the absolutely PERFECT time for my young daughter to start reading. A perfectionist (she comes by it naturally – on … Continue reading

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