7 Quick Takes – Reading, Eating, and a Free Notebooking Page

7 Quick Takes

If you’ve hopped over here from Conversion Diary, welcome to Our Catholic Homeschool!  For my regular viewers, I toyed with 7 Quick Takes many years ago.  It is a fun link up hosted by an awesome Catholic site.  Let’s get this party started, shall we? I promise if you read to the end it will be worth your while. … Keep reading…

The One With Ryan’s First VBS

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Another week filled with activity for at least one of the boys, but at least I didn’t have to do too much. We only have two weeks until school starts again.  Next week no one has an activity to go to. I may try to sneak in a practice school week to iron out the wrinkles in the routine before the real test begins.  I also plan on starting some new traditions celebrating the feast days and monthly intentions.  More on that to come in the next week.  On to this week. … Keep reading…

Super Simple Letter Recognition Game for Tots

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Since one of my bestest friends just had a new baby, I have been watching her other kiddos once a week to give her a little break.  She is supposed to go home and take a nap, but she usually cleans instead.  I’d chastise her for that here, but I do the same thing.  Anywho, at some point during the playdate, I bust out the schoolish type activities.  I stumbled upon this super simple and versatile letter recognition game with the two-year olds and I’m betting you probably have the materials already on hand. … Keep reading…

The One With Two Toddlers and a Wine Bar

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Another busy ~two~ summer week(~s) for us.  We kicked off the previous weekend with my mom’s birthday.  Hubby, the Mighty Mights, and I made her a cake and dinner while Aunt Carla and Uncle Brad took Alex and Ryan to an amusement park for a work party.  They were a bit timid at first, but after eating some dinner decided to ride a few of the kid’s ride.  It sounded like fun.  I don’t have a single picture, Carla. … Keep reading…