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How High Can You Count?

Lincoln: Wanna know how high I can count? Me: Yep. Lincoln: Okay, I will show you. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5….. (a few minutes later) …299. 300. 301. 302. 303. 304. Mom…Do you want to know how much I can really count to? Okay. A thousand. No! A million! It just takes too long so […]

Making Valentines

I love Valentine’s Day. I love pink and red and hearts and candy. I love flowers and butterflies and chocolate and the words “I love you”. One of my favorites things to do each year is to make Valentines with my kids to give out to their classmates and friends. This year Luca wanted to […]

Cute and Easy Valentine’s Day Crochet Project

I made this crocheted heart garland that I found on one of my favorite websites Skip To My Lou and I was so pleased with how it turned out. It took a bit to get the tension right on the first heart and I had to restart a couple of times, but once I figured […]

Overheard on the Way Home From Church

Lincoln:  “Luca, what is the worst thing that has ever happened to you…besides school or church?”