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Make the Days Count

“Don’t count the days, make the days count.” ~Muhammad Ali

When you think about it, why do we count the days? We are obsessed with knowting how many days are left until…or how many days have passed since…Why!?! 164 more words


Learning Box Preschool Week 8 #Review

I can’t believe it’s already been 8 weeks that Jade and I have been doing Learning Box Preschool…she has grown and learned so much!  She’s got her sight words down really good now and is learning in leaps and bounds. 434 more words


Thunderer Slider

“Look, Mommy! I went down all by myself and only gave you a small heart attack.”



The Spelling Test

At breakfast on Friday, I was quizzing my third grader for a spelling test, frustrated that too many on the list are completely irrelevant to his eight year old life. 157 more words

Teacher Appreciation

School has started and the kids are with new teachers, so today I’ve got a selection of ways to thank the new teacher for what they do, even if you don’t know them and their personal preferences yet (there are tons more personal ideas out there once you do know the teacher, for thank you gifts at the end of the school year). 62 more words


Fly on the Wall: Parenting in a Nutshell

Welcome to a Fly on the Wall group post. Today 9 bloggers are inviting you to catch a glimpse of what you’d see if you were a fly on the wall in our homes. 623 more words