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  1. All We Like Sheep

    Ok, so I said I wasn't going to post about all of our advent tree activities, but I just had to post this one... Tonight we read Isaiah 53:6 "All…

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  2. Advent Tree

    We are doing an advent tree (or Jesse tree as they are also called) this year at our house! Basically, an advent tree is a way for families to celebrate…

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  3. What do boys do when they're bored?

    They invent their own fun! On Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, I teach music at a private school. My mom watches the boys on Tuesdays. Today, I had to go get…

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  4. Teaching Boys to Work God's Way

    Jordan and I have been concerned lately about our older two boys' lazy tendencies. They are lazy in different ways. Aidan does everything fast. Fast and impulsive. He zips through…

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  5. Frugal Christmas Shopping Update

    We had some Christmas shopping success this weekend! Thanks to all of you who commented on my last post about Christmas shopping! Several of you suggested flashlights. The boys were…

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  6. Snowman Watercolor Painting

    Here is a fun activity to kick off the Christmas season! I can't remember where I got this idea, but the first time I tried it was when I worked…

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  7. Owen eats... not food!

    If you have been following me on facebook, you know that we have made a couple calls to poison control in the last week... Owen hates to eat food for…

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  8. Our Reflux Story, Part 4: Switching from Formula to Solids

    If you want to get caught up on our infant reflux (GERD) saga, you can find earlier installments here: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 The title of this post…

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  9. Handprint Turkeys

    After I wrote the title of this post, I decided that these aren't exactly handprints. But hand-outline turkeys didn't sound very cute. So I'm calling them handprint turkeys. I guess…

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  10. Baby? Or Puppy?

    ... It was puppy. He has just discovered that if he grabs the end of the toilet paper and then runs out of the room, it makes a fun mess! …

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