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The Letter S – Snakes, Squirrels and Seasons

S is for snakes!  We just made S-shaped paper snakes, and then played the game Hiss!  It’s a cute, simple game, but until the kids are old enough to accept defeat, you’d better alter the rules and make it cooperative. Please notice the mess in the background of these pictures.  This is real life, people! Since… Continue reading The Letter S – Snakes, Squirrels and Seasons

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Lofty Meal Plans Part 2 – Breakfast and Lunch

This is me trying to improve upon last school year.  We did ok toward the beginning of the year, but soon settled in to many months of rushed mornings and the same PBJB* day after day after day.  Eventually we finished out the year with buying school lunch every day.  And there’s nothing wrong with that,… Continue reading Lofty Meal Plans Part 2 – Breakfast and Lunch

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My Lofty Meal Plans for This Year – Part 1

WARNING: I am not the sort of person who should be giving out advice about what to eat/feed your family or how to pull it off.  I am terrible at getting dinner on the table and we do NOT eat super healthy around here. However, just like anybody else, I have to figure out what we’re going to… Continue reading My Lofty Meal Plans for This Year – Part 1