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An Unlikely Hero’s Wisdom

Cutie Pie absolutely loves the How to Train Your Dragon book series by Cressida Cowell. Last night we were reading Book 12, How to Fight a Dragon's...

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Fill in the Blanks Valentine

Last winter I posted here about a fun fill-in-the-blank activity I did with Cutie Pie. What I didn't post was that in first grade, he came up with a...

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Five ways to practice letters

We are enjoying a lot of snow this week and it's reminding me of all the days when I had my boys home with me. There were so many days where it was...

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What did you write about today?

Cutie Pie had a wonderful teacher for second grade and developed his imagination from the get-go. Mrs. P. had a very structured day in school, so...

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Willy, nilly, silly

It caught my eye that Monday, January 18th is Winnie the Pooh day (and the birthday of A. A. Milne, the author of the Pooh books), a character...

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Start Big

This week we're talking about how to plan for this coming year. I mean after all, moms need to be organized so we don't miss  an appointment, right?...

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