The Quest to Run 3 Miles

Crazy, right? About a month or so ago I decided, on a whim, to participate in a 5k charity jogging thing. Of course, there’s the option to walk, but with a little encouragement from my peers we’re going to attempt…

School Supplies

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The homeschool curriculum has arrived!  I still get excited about school supplies. Do you?  I didn’t like school very much growing up but I always loved September because it meant new pens and pencils and fresh crisp notebooks. We decided…

Homeschool Research

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Now that we’ve decided to homeschool the next few months will be filled with research. There are so many things to consider.   Here are a few things we need to research:   The state regulations for homeschooling Homeschool education…

Homeschool A-go-go

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The decision has been made.  This is the last year of public school our daughter will attend. Beginning in July (yes, July!) we will all be on a new journey to teach our girl about life, help her discover who…

Jamie Oliver’s Pasta Peperonata

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This week I went with another Jamie Oliver recipe. The last time I blogged a Jamie Oliver recipe it was a wildly successful post and dinner. I had to try his meatball-making technique, one that I still use to this…

Weave FFFOF Swap

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Here are a few pics of my recent swap piece done for the Fifth Friday Festival of Fabulousness Swaps over on Weave. The swap theme was Bestiary – which gave everyone quite a lot of leeway for creativity and subject…