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  1. Managing Baby While Homeschooling, Part 2

    So how did our week go?  Well, it was still pretty wild at times! We have a long way to go! We took Friday off of school to drive an…

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  2. A few thoughts on boys and weapons...

    Since I just posted about making a weapon, and I'm sure we'll post about lots more weapons in the future, I thought that I would post our family's thoughts on…

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  3. Christian Soldiers Club, Part 1

    A few months ago, my three year old went through a stage of not wanting to do Bible time every morning.  Bible time had been part of our routine for…

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  4. Making a Story with Digital Photos

    One thing that my boys enjoy doing (and that we really should do more often) is using their toys to make a story.  We pose the toys and take pictures…

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  5. Bubble Target Practice

    This idea came from a friend who also has three boys!  Her youngest is the same age as my oldest, so I asked her what she used to entertain her…

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  6. Fishing for ABC's

    This super-easy activity has been a favorite for my boys! It always holds their interest longer than I expect it to. We use a dowel rod to be our fishing…

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  7. Helping Kids (and Parents!) Deal with Anger

    We did not work on any fun projects in the frugal house today... :(  We had some character issues and "training moments" come up today that delayed everything!  Actually, I…

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  8. Feeding Boys: Pumpkin Bread

    My older two boys are only 7 and almost 4, but we are already feeling like they "eat us out of house and home!"  The third son hates to eat,…

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  9. $80 for a pet gate? We'll make our own!

    It's a goooood thing this puppy is so cute. This morning, his crate was dry when we went it to get him, but I could tell by the smell that…

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  10. Nature Scavenger Hunt

    We are doing Apologia science for my second grader this year, and we absolutely LOVE it!  With these books, you can teach multiple children of different ages at one time,…

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