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Yearly Archives: 2011

making the most of holiday clean-up
December 31, 2011 4 comments

making the most of holiday clean-up

The holidays have rushed in and rushed out over here, ...

quick trick: what to do with holiday cards
December 30, 2011 11 comments

quick trick: what to do with holiday cards

We’re huge fans of holiday cards around here. Actually, we’re ...

our easy, affordable new year family traditions
December 29, 2011 8 comments

our easy, affordable new year family traditions

My husband and I have never really been fans of ...

last minute treats: fancy, festive chocolate pretzels
December 22, 2011 6 comments

last minute treats: fancy, festive chocolate pretzels

Last week, the kids and I celebrated our annual Cookie ...

teacher gifts: creative group holiday gifts
December 19, 2011 9 comments

teacher gifts: creative group holiday gifts

This is a guest post by my friends at Volunteer ...

new for us friday: homemade scratch-off tickets (fun stocking stuffers!)
December 16, 2011 23 comments

new for us friday: homemade scratch-off tickets (fun stocking stuffers!)

It’s been a busy few days–weeks!–with our December birthday and ...

holiday time fun-fact lunchbox notes
December 13, 2011 8 comments

holiday time fun-fact lunchbox notes

I said yesterday, my kids have taken to the Christmas ...

learning during read-alouds: non-fiction that WORKS
December 12, 2011 9 comments

learning during read-alouds: non-fiction that WORKS

The first few times Owen had media at school this ...

quick and easy math game: strike it out!
December 7, 2011 12 comments

quick and easy math game: strike it out!

I’m always on the hunt for ways to make math ...