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Rock hunting

Have you hunted for cool painted rocks in your area? We had so much fun looking for hidden painted rocks in our community. We found one st the library and one at the community center. Don’t tell my kids that … Continue reading

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Periodic Table Cookies

We enjoyed using Apologia’s Astronomy so much that we started their Chemistry and Physics book. These are the ones for Kindergarten through 6 grade. David and I love them!!! Here is the Periodic table we made today. There are directions … Continue reading

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Kitchen table makeover

Here is how it turned out. We sanded the top and stained and polyurethaned (that’s a word right?) it. I found some beautiful old solid wood chairs to match the two we had. Now to decide what to do with … Continue reading

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Art show entriesĀ 

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Homemade floam

I was happy to see these little white styrofoam beads at the dollar store at Christmas time. We used them this week to make our own homemade floam. It was more like “gak” with beads, but the kids are having … Continue reading

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Back to school paintingĀ 

Even though everything else has been closed and cancelled since it snowed on Saturday, we needed to get back to school work. We had an official Christmas break this year and we very much enjoyed it.  Our co op art … Continue reading

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My finished temperature blanketĀ 

I’m so glad I decided to do this in 2016! Each row represents a day, since it was a leap year there are 366 rows showing the high temperature for the day. 

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