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Ten on Ten ~ April 10th, 2011

Ten on Ten ~ April 10th, 2011

Ten on Ten: Take a photo every hour for ten consecutive hours on the tenth of each month. Document a day of your life and find beauty among the ordinary moments. . Some beach, somewhere…… . . An early birthday present to Joey from my parents. It is a “4” slice toaster. I think the(…)

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Project 365 ~ Day 83

Project 365 ~ Day 83

. This is how it started: The Beginning of Project 365 . Once again I am 10 plus days behind. For almost a week now we have had at least one person down with the flu so picture taking, and anything else beyond basic care, has been limited! I am working on catching up the(…)

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Simple Woman’s Daybook ~ March 22nd, 2011

Simple Woman’s Daybook ~ March 22nd, 2011

Simple Woman’s Daybook FOR TODAY: March 22nd, 2011… Outside my window…it is a dreary, dreary day.  Yesterday was the same.  Not sure if the weather, or the gloom in our house is worse.  Ava has been sick since Saturday and it is dragging all our moods down (except maybe Jayden). I am thinking…that I can’t(…)

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365 Project ~ Days 39-50

365 Project ~ Days 39-50

A Day Thirty-Nine: Tuesday, February 8th A A This is the latest “girl band” to hit the music scene.  Their name is Chloe and The Mush!  I can tell from having heard it that their music lacks rhythm and melody, but the joy that abounds from them is contagious! A Day Forty: Wednesday, February 9th(…)

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Weekly Wrap-Up ~  My First Giveaway

Weekly Wrap-Up ~ My First Giveaway

A Monday: Today was a big day, for me anyways. I have had my blog for over a year now. But over the past few months I have been working towards making it geared more towards homeschooling. Both for myself to have easy access to all the links I love, and books I have read,(…)

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Wordless (almost) Wednesday

Wordless (almost) Wednesday

. I took the 2011 photo this past weekend. Then a few hours later Chloe was showing me a photo and she was altering with a photo app on her ipod. I thought it was the 2011 one and questioned her as to how she already had it on her ipod. It turns out it(…)

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My Body ~ Felt Board Activity

My Body ~ Felt Board Activity

. While doing some blog reading and activity searching this weekend, I stumbled upon a new Preschool/Early Learning Activity Site called Making Learning Fun.  As I was clicking around looking for things that struck me, I found this My Body Felt Board that I think will be great for Ava.  So naturally it is 11:45pm(…)

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365 Project ~ Days 11-14

365 Project ~ Days 11-14

. Day 11:  Tuesday, January 11th . This photo is one of a series I took while at the RMSC on Monday.  It was taken after I had posted my Monday photo and I really wanted this one included in my 365Project so here it is on Tuesday instead!  The special traveling exhibit CSI has(…)

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Ten on Ten ~ January 10th, 2011

Ten on Ten ~ January 10th, 2011

Ten on Ten: Take a photo every hour for ten consecutive hours on the tenth of each month. Document a day of your life and find beauty among the ordinary moments. . . The musical instruments that the children play. Music is a growing part of our lives. It started with Chloe taking violin, then(…)

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365 Project ~ Days 7-10

365 Project ~ Days 7-10

A Day Seven:  Friday, January 7th A [image width=”148″ height=”176″ frame=”simple” align=”left”]http://www.startsateight.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/fancynancy.jpg[/image]I call the photo for today, “Fancy Nancy” and her fancy boy cohort Jayden!  This week Ava discovered Fancy Nancy for the first time.  For those of you that don’t know, Fancy Nancy is a little girl created by Jane O’Connor, and started with(…)

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365 Project ~ Day 3 & 4

365 Project ~ Day 3 & 4

A Day Three:  Monday, January 3rd A This photo marks the beginning of Ava’s official career as a soccer player.  Now that she is 4, and we have already decided we are not going to have another gymnast in the family, it is time to try other things.  She seems to have an affinity for(…)

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