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Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs at the Omnimax – Cincinnati, OH

My daughter and I recently enjoyed Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs at the Omnimax in Cincinnati, OH.  The show runs for 40 minutes. It is educational and not scary. The Omnimax in general can be scary for kids that are … Continue reading

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Love this Book for Homeschooling a 7th Grader!

We are currently using Building Strong Writers in Middle School – Classroom-ready activities that inspire creativity and support core standards By: Deb Delisle and Jim Delisle. It is not made for homeschoolers but is easily adaptable. There are a few projects … Continue reading

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Book Review “How Children Succeed”

I just finished the book “How Children Succeed – Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character” by Paul Tough. This book is an amazing look at how a child succeeds from a scientific/sociological view with studies, individual cases, and … Continue reading

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Daisy Update

The veining turned blue, giving the whole flower a blue tint. Day 4 without cable

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The Daisy Experiment

Want to teach your children something neat about plants? Then this is for you! We have been reading a book about flowers, roses to be exact. It talks about how flowers pull water up through the stalk and into the … Continue reading

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I Voted

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Yesterday was election day. I did my American duty and voted. We also decided to take the kids in with us this year. This was the first time Ivy had seen the voting booths. It led to many discussions about … Continue reading

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