National Parents as Teachers Day

We all teach our children different things in life.  But I had the honor to Virtual  School (on line public school ) my son for 6 years.  Yes it was a big  family decision  but for our family it worked. He graduated and Now a college freshman doing great. But I still help out other parents […]

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Happy Halloween ! Halloween Safety

Happy Halloween !  As you go out tonight with your kids make sure you follow some simple rules for a safe Halloween – Have fun & Be safe.  Lisa We will be handing out candy at our town Trunk a Treat in the park :  So stop bye and say Hi ! Trunk or treat […]

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Halloweens * Movie and a Book

So you are getting ready for the big day on Wed – so here’s some afternoon fun for the kids while you are getting last minute plan ready – Lisa        book link “‘Twas the night before Halloween, and all through the house, All the creatures were stirring, except for the mouse.The monsters had gathered […]

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Halloween Planning and Party Time :

Today I am starting my Halloween Fun Post :  Are you having a party ? Will it be for kids or Grown ups or families?  Pick a theme for your party Set Time -date Make a guest list & send invitations Plan decoration & Costume Plan Games Food to go with the theme Invitations can […]

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Grandma Sweet Dough Recipe

Today I am remembering my Grandmother  in post – so as I mentioned earlier she was an amazing baker and quilter – and I am sharing her sweet dough recipe.        Grandma Sweet Dough Recipe :  1 C sugar 1/2 C shortening (Crisco) 2 Eggs 1/2 C Milk 3 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp […]

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Banned Book Week * Sept 23- 29th

Today is book Tuesday here . And I am posting about  Banded Books  , Is your favorite on the list ? What can you do ?  Why is To Kill a Mockingbird often considered controversial? And should be banned . But  most 6-7 th grade curriculum includes this book.  My Son read it in the 7 th grade […]

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ATC cards * Monday crafts

Happy Afternoon! Sharing a few ATC cards made celebrating the season. ATC are small works of art the size of baseball cards . Made with mix medium.

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