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Summer Home Ec Lesson – Cookies

Summer Home Ec Lesson – Cookies

For our first kitchen lesson of the summer, the girls each made a batch of cookies. They were supervised, but with no assistance. I put all the ingredients on the kitchen table, along with measure cups, spoons, a wooden spoon, a whisk, a spatula, my […]

2016 Advent Day 7

2016 Advent Day 7

The girls woke up and looked all over for their elves with no luck! It wasn’t until a little later in the morning when one of them walked back into their room that they were discovered in the girls’ tree! We have been getting a […]

2016 Advent Day 6

2016 Advent Day 6

Today was one of those perfectly perfect days that was so full of Christmas cheer we could have been a Hallmark movie. Cheesy and sweet! We kicked off our day with a trip to The Capitol Theatre to see The Nutcracker! We listened to Tchaikovsky […]

2016 Advent Day 5

2016 Advent Day 5

Day 5 of our advent started off as a normal school day, and we had an online class on grammar! Once we were done with school for the day, the girls and I ran a quick errand before we came home for Christmas fun. Our […]

2016 Advent Day 4

2016 Advent Day 4

So, we’re on day 4 of our Christmas countdown, and we kicked it off with an adventure at Storybrook Play Cafe! Our day started bright and early as we got ready for a pancake breakfast with Santa and Mrs C! I really need to document […]

2016 Advent Day 3

2016 Advent Day 3

Our third day of advent happened to be our first Saturday of advent, so it was a somewhat relaxed start. We have had two house guests for the past two weeks and one of them left this morning! Every morning he asked for 3 hard […]

Advent 2016 Day 2

Advent 2016 Day 2

Our second day of advent started off a little bumpy, with an emergency trip to the dentist for my husband. Dental pain is awful, no matter how well you deal with pain, so we spent a good part of our day dealing with that. He’s […]

Advent 2016 – Day 1

Advent 2016 – Day 1

It’s advent time again already somehow! I know it happens at the same time every year, but it still feels like it creeps up on me! I am pretty much done all my Christmas shopping. Everything but one thing for the children, and pretty much […]

Peanut Butter Cookies – And Our Cookbook Holder Giveaway

Peanut Butter Cookies – And Our Cookbook Holder Giveaway

In just three sleeps I am randomly drawing a name from our entries for a cookbook holder just like this one, pictured here with The Pioneer Woman’s latest book! It’s sturdy and beautiful and I love it so much I want one of my lovely […]

Butterscotch Chocolate Chip Cookies

Butterscotch Chocolate Chip Cookies

We have declared 2016 the Year of the Cookie. I have attempted projects like this before we varying degrees of success. This year promises to be an achievement because I have three kids that love cookies and love to encourage me (& help) in the […]