Catching Up!

5.10.2014

I can’t believe it has been nearly two months since I have blogged. Time seems to take over and I can’t get everything typed out as quickly as it’s happening. I love to do a quick update for family and friends who don’t live nearby that follow. Not to mention the fact that I love to look back and read the little details of our lives. So here we go…

We have been having dinner dates with an “on duty” daddy.

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Some little guy lost a 2nd tooth (3rd including the one the dentist pulled).

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I have been trying new hair styles. (It takes just as long as straightening.)

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We have been planting veggies in our garden. (squash, zucchini, tomatoes, peppers, and carrots)

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I have been taking prom pictures of my sweet young women from church.

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Recently in my classroom I’ve been following up my interactive read alouds with  something new called Grand Conversations.

(It’s where I pose a question to the students and they have a “conversation” about their thoughts/opinions. They practice using the language like what is on our anchor chart below. This has been fun to watch because I am completely OUT of the conversation. They are talking to and being respectful to their peers! So fun!)

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I had a great lunch date with these cuties who got my ‘Gift of Time’! :)

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We recently decided to have chickens in our back yard. I could watch them for hours. We will be eating eggs for every meal soon.

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We have been painting “pretties”. Seeeeeeeeee…

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Baseball has been in full swing. No pun intended. Games are three days a week and Tryp has been doing AWESOME now that we figured out that he throws and bats right handed even though he is a “lefty”.  Little boys look so cute in baseball uniforms!

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I have been trying to remember this…

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It’s hard to keep that daily perspective of eternity but I love that little saying!

- THEME BY ECLAIR DESIGNS -