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Civil War On Sunday

This past Sunday we got the chance to go to see a Civil War Re-enactment at Naper Settlement in Naperville, IL. Confederate telegraph operator Geo.  “Lightening” Ellsworth Playing along with the musicians (M and K are the two girls wearing … Continue reading

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Mummifying a “Ken” doll.

We were able to do our making a mummy project using a “Ken” doll.  Actually I think it’s a New Kids on the Block/Joey McIntyre doll.  We got the idea from Living and Learning’s Making A Mummy post. 1.  Oldest … Continue reading

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I’ve been hibernating for quite some time away from this blog. There’s been some personal reasons I’ve been away – some health reasons, some spiritual, some work related (no, I’m not working, but I wish to return to the workforce … Continue reading

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Just an update

I’ve been undergoing a lot of personal and health concerns and part of it probably has to do with low thyroid functioning combined with the winter blues, But I’ve got a renewed sense of purpose right now. I have a … Continue reading

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New Year, New Decade, New Plans

I’m thinking I’m going to let this blog idle a little bit longer. I’m not feeling particularly called to post quite as much here right now as I did last year. I do plan on working on my science blog…The … Continue reading

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Please keep Mrs. P and M in your thoughts.

M’s first grade teacher from last year is losing the battle against her second round of chemo for ovarian cancer. It’s not looking very well for her. Please keep Mrs. P and M in your thoughts as my daughter was … Continue reading

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Honest Scrap Award.

Thank you Basia, for nominating my blog for the Honest Scrap Award. This award is bestowed upon a fellow blogger whose blog content or design is, in the giver’s opinion, brilliant. This award is about bloggers who post from their … Continue reading

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