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{Everyday Adventures} Will You Promise?

If I promise to meet you under the bright blue sky

every time I miss you,

Will you promise to be there?

When I feel my heart start to sink with longing… 175 more words


Adventures in...Volume

So, Grace has been learning all about the volume of cylinders, cones, and spheres in math. I thought it would be fun to do a hands-on demonstration of the fact that a cylinder has three times the volume of a cone with the same radius and height…by building their own cone and cylinder. 306 more words

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Adventures In...Ballet and Peter Pan

As I may have mentioned a couple of times before (I fully admit I get ridiculously excited about these things), Grace and I went to the ballet last Friday evening. 203 more words

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{Everyday Adventures} Go Play Outside

Sometimes they just have to be kicked outside to find something messy and unorganized to do. I really don’t want to be involved. I want them to create fun for themselves. 355 more words


Adventures In...NC History

Grace and I had several field trips last week, but one of our very favorite places was the Mountain Gateway Museum in Old Fort, NC. It’s a super-cute little museum that is just packed with information and fascinating things! 285 more words

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Adventures In...Art

Last week, I took Grace to the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art in Charlotte. I’ll be the first to say that I don’t “get” a lot of modern art. 450 more words

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{Everyday Adventures} First Brown

Helping reel in the first Brown trout of the season left him thrilled with his half-cocked smile. He will sometimes try and hide his joy from us, but it is impossible to do so with a fish on the end of his rod! 57 more words