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Birthday Events

We started the day with an early hike (more like trail walk), Nat planned a treasure hunt. We followed a gold trail that clumsy Pirates left behind. So fun, she is so creative! We finally arrive to the treasure & what is inside....Lollies! Here is our hiker group. It was a blast.Afterwards we went to […]
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Pre-Birthday Bash

As you know the Pre-Birthday bash began at Transformers 2 IMAX. Yes it was AWESOME!! Loved it. Full action, good story, good lesson & lots & LOTS of LIFE-SIZE transformers. (just a hint of pg-13ness, parents beware..not for youngins)We went to the theater about an hour early got seats. A few local radio stations were […]
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The Birthday Plan

So the plan for the BIG day...which is tomorrow...by the way. We are going to TRANSFORMERS 2 - IMAX style. yes it is 10 mintues longer than the regular movie theaters...so thus we GO! Then we find some really YUMMY, really fattening DESSERT to eat. Then home....AAAHHHHHH!!! sleep. I CAN'T WAIT!!! IT's tonight.
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Mural Painting

Laie Elementary had a very talented artist paint these murals on a few walls of the school.VERY COOL! He then painted another mural, but an ocean scene where the kids could come& paint their fish in the ocean. WHAT an awesome activity! Klai painting her fish, Jase outlined it for her & she filled it […]
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Like Momma, Like....

Son & Dog?... If remember THIS POST, you will see the similarities of our sleeping habits. YES once again Jase took some random pictures of the dog & me in the night. But the other day I went into wake up Shae from his nap...and low & behold he is just like his momma!! I […]
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We love Daddy because..

We love our daddy so much and for many reason. He plays games with us, like Hide & Seek He brings home the "Bacon" ok...EEL He teaches us many things, like how to properly Slip 'n' Slide! He carries us when we cannot carry ourselves. He protects us. But most of all, because of him […]
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Lesson Activity

We've been talking about China & the GREAT wall of China...SO LET'S BUILD IT! Then we chatted about Egypt & the pyramids. I tried to build a pyramid...not very successful...but we still had fun. (Thank goodness for triangular blocks!)
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Gratitude

Sometimes I forget that I live here...(Picture taken by me...yeah Not my very talented Friends & Family..so please bear with me) and I don't ENJOY here. But then I see these pictures....or pictures on my walls that MOM painted..and then I remember...oh yeah I LIVE HERE!! Thank YOU
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1st week of Summer...

Well this last week was the first week of SUMMER..and thus the summer program I have planned. I started out with ED Hirsch's "what your....needs to know" and planning a curriculum around that. Monday: 8 - 10am school. playtime after (I do some computer tasks), lunch, NAP time(thank goodness for naptime), Daddy comes home & […]
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Summer Test Trial

Well Summer has began and this summer will be my test. I have enrolled Klai in a Homeschool / Charter school where I will be doing the teaching with the help of their online & book curriculum. This starts in August. I am super excited & I have pumped her up to it....but the TEST […]
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Mama's little helper...or SLAVE CHILD.

I love my little slave child...or mama's helper, whatever you prefer to call him. He is cute & is always willing to be helpful. Sorry about the blurriness...but it kinda makes it look like he's working REALLY hard & fast. (this is proof that I DO mop my floors)
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November?.....Darn

The Vampires.. The Wolves.. OOOOOO EDWARD....(sigh) Oh New Moon....do I have to wait till November? pssss..have you seen the trailer? I screamed!! hahahhah...I would upload it, but I have a rather LARGE version (thanks Mac)...I'm sure you have..because you are like me..just admit it. You're obsessed.
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