Category Archives: For the kids

Big Summer Events/Birthdays…

We went as a family to Lagoon because Weber State Alumni got a discount day. It turned out to be a really great day. The kids did really well with the waiting and the walking. They rode quite a few … Continue reading

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Watermelon Recipe Experiment…

The process was long and difficult. The yield was not really worth it. I enjoy the watermelon jelly (and syrup–on vanilla ice cream). But, I don’t think I’ll ever do either the watermelon rind candy, or the watermelon fruit leather … Continue reading

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The End of the School Year…

I’m sorry…you are just going to have to look at these photos sideways… Molly’s Kindergarten graduation portrait: Thomas’ 3 year old preschool graduation carnival: Molly’s Farm Field Trip (that I went on with her):  Schooooooooool’s out for the Summer! ~Nostalgic … Continue reading

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Our First Birthday Week…

We also got to go to the end of school Neighborhood Dance Party! Woo! So many celebrations…I think I am all worn out until next month’s birthday week! ~Nostalgic Knucklehead

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Mother’s Day and a Reading Nook…

Mother’s day was a sweet one. I received many gifts made by my children in school. I got a nap too! My mom and sister, Samm made these delicious oreos for me!I weeded my front flower bed and planted hydrangeas … Continue reading

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A SPECKtacular Weekend…

Deric, Wesley, and I traveled to Virginia and Pennsylvania this past weekend for my cousin, Madeline’s wedding. It was the most magical weekend! Full to the brim with lovely people, food, and places to experience. We could not have asked … Continue reading

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Gardening and Such…

This year we expanded our garden as I showed in an earlier post. This last two weeks we finished up planting the whole thing. Every bit of it was used, and hopefully, every bit of it grows and doesn’t get … Continue reading

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Field Trips at School…

I went on River’s field trip to the Treehouse Museum with her. It was really quite fun. She had been so excited about it for weeks, reminding me every day, “You’re going on the field trip with me!” I loved her … Continue reading

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The Upcycled Mud Kitchen (DIY)…

Kids love to play in the water outside. Kids love to play in the dirt outside. Kids love to mix the dirt and water outside. The hose seems to constantly be running ’round here. Rather than fight it, I embraced … Continue reading

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Spring Break = Kid’s Activities

The week before Easter was Spring Break for the kiddos. I finally felt up to the challenge of doing something every day with the kids. I mean, I pin a lot to Pinterest and don’t get around to as much … Continue reading

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