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Happy Valentine’s Day

Our boys participated in a homeschool country wide Valentine exchange. Since the valentines were coming from various places, it also allowed for a geography lesson. Each family was asked to send some interesting facts about their state. I have lived in the same city my entire life and when looking for interesting facts about Arizona, […]

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Avocado Seeds

We’ve tried growing avocado seeds a few times but for one reason or another, they have not sprouted. Drama King asked a few weeks ago to try again so the next time we had avocados, we tried again. This round we got better results. We attempted to sprout four seeds and so far, two have […]

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Our World Is A Little Cleaner Today

We walked to our neighborhood park this afternoon and along the way our boys decided to help make the world a little cleaner. They each picked up as many trash items as they could hold in their little hands and carried them all the way to the park. When we got to the park, they […]

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My mom … According to Little T (age 5)

1. What is something mom always says to you? I don’t know 2. What makes mom happy? I don’t know 3. What makes mom sad? I don’t know 4. How does your mom make you laugh? Tickling me 5. What was your mom like as a child? A little tiny baby

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My mom … According to Drama King (age 4)

1. What is something mom always says to you? Nice things 2. What makes mom happy? Doing good things 3. What makes mom sad? Pooping in my pull up 4. How does your mom make you laugh? Tickling me 5. What was your mom like as a child? Good things

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Metamorphosis: A Journey To Adulthood

The boys and some of their unschooled friends have a terrific science project underway. Each family will raise 5 caterpillars from their toddler years through adulthood. Once they have emerged as a beautiful painted lady butterfly, we will watch them for a few weeks and then release them into the great outdoors. We picked up […]