Tag Archives: kids

It’s never too early to start…

I hope you get as much enjoyment out of this, as I did!

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One day!

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I hope everyone had a good week! Mine was good. Well, Thursday ended up being very Monday-like. I woke up and the temperature inside the house was at 65. What the heck?! My father in law came over to check … Continue reading

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Are Fines and Jail Time Appropriate Consequences for Truancy?

Wow. What do you guys all think of this? I always tried to make it a practice of not taking my kids out of school for dental or doctor appointments. Really any appointments of any kind. I’m still trying to understand how a … Continue reading

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Happy Friday. How was everyone’s week? Mine was good! It was long, but that’s not a complaint. It’s been nice to just be home with Jason and Bailey every evening. It was a very relaxing week. This weekend, we have … Continue reading

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Yes, Mom is!!

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Alligator Pool Parties

Seriously! Would you do this? Would you let your child go?

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Schoolgirl kept in ‘isolation’ after dying hair red

What do you all think of this? Being I worked in a school, I know how some things seem silly but when you’re in a situation, things are different.

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Happy Friday, everyone. I hope you all had a good week, and are looking forward to the weekend. As always, I am! I had a good week, nothing I will bore you with. It was good, nothing exciting, which is … Continue reading

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School Supplies

Is it too early for you to be thinking of buying school supplies? I was shocked as heck when I walked into Walmart last week and instead of seeing the pool toys, coolers, bathing suits and towels, all the summer … Continue reading

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To Do list for kids (or men!)

I got this from Sue’s Pinterest board. I couldn’t find the original link so I don’t know who to give the credit to but it sure is a good idea and I know this would have been great for my … Continue reading

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The Way We Learn

Recently, a group of us Fluty-type people were having a conversation about how we memorize music, and someone posted the question:” do you look away when you memorize music, and where do you look?”, which prompted someone to introduce the … Continue reading

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Swearing in public

Do you swear often? Apparently it’s a problem in Middleborough, Mass. They now have an anti swearing law and it can cost you $20. It must be a problem too because the vote was 183-50 to approve the proposal. It’s my … Continue reading

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Question of the Day

Have you ever had to do summer school?

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Ahhh…Finally, it’s Friday! How was your week? Mine was busy with kids. I have one more than I normally do when school is out. I have my regular little ones older sister, who is 9. Sometimes it’s okay, other times, … Continue reading

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Who Pays?

I ran into a really good friend of mine on Tues and we were talking and she said “let me ask you this.” Her in-laws are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary later this summer and her sister-in-law wanted to have … Continue reading

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What’s your take on this??

What does everyone think of this story?

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What do you think of homework?

Check out this article and tell us what you think. I’m a fan of homework as long as it’s not too much. I do think going over spelling words and grammar work and a few math problems is a good idea. Not … Continue reading

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Longer School Day Is Bad For Kids

What do you think of this idea? Do you think kids should have more hours of school each day? Do you think it’s good now or do you think they should go less? What do you think of a 4 … Continue reading

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Family Christmas Photo’s Bloopers

Guess who’s cute little two these are?? She’s with us every single day. AND THE GRAND FINALE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! How funny are these and how cute are they??

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Do you do sleepovers?

I was sitting here listening to Live with Kelly this morning and the subject of sleepovers came up. There was an article in a newspaper they read from and I’ll be danged if I could make it out. I paused and rewound … Continue reading

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I don’t know what to think

This topic came up over at that “other” blog and I dug a little deeper and came up with this. Over “there” it was really a discussion of kids not being able to their own shoes and some of the … Continue reading

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What do you think?

I didn’t believe this headline to be “true” so I had to read the article. A middle school girl was reprimanded in class and kept out of one her team’s basketball games because she said, “I love you” in her native language … Continue reading

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The terrible stages

Jenny actually brought this up yesterday on our “family photo” joke. Only really, it’s not a joke. I know they’re having a rough time right now getting through the 4’s. My first born child was HORRIBLE at 15-16-17…. I have … Continue reading

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