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Entries from October 2008

The Saturday Spot: The Moleskin…

October 25th, 2008 · 5 Comments

I love moleskins, really love them and I am not alone. I love that you get them in all sorts of shapes and sizes. And they serve all sorts of purposes. I write in them in strictly black ink or pencil. I do not save these for a rainy day… I write in them copiously […]

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Tags: Home Zone · Inside · Saturday Spot

The Week That Was – 17…

October 25th, 2008 · No Comments

A lot of clubbing went on… The Swimming Club. The Cup of Chinno Club. The Book Club. The Lunch Bus Club. The Art Club. The Father Person started a five week course… did I ever mention that I love post-it-notes, well I lent him a few and now his book looks like a hedgehog! But […]

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Tags: The Week that Was

How Se7en Do Actual Factual Scientific Observations…

October 24th, 2008 · 2 Comments

I started writing about how we do science in Se7en of the Best Science NoteBook Inspirations. In that post I mentioned how we have separated our science into observation, research and experiment… I wanted to start with the observation part of science… firstly how we observe things and secondly how we record them. One of […]

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Tags: Homeschooling · Science

Se7en Things You Absolutely Don’t Need When Having a Baby…

October 23rd, 2008 · 21 Comments

I started a short series on the La leche League this month, in honor of World Breast Cancer Awareness month. I looked at Se7en of the Best things about the La Leche League and Se7en of the Best La Leche League Books. Anyway this week I thought I would focus more on babies… Just as […]

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Tags: Pregnancy · Thoughtful Thursdays

A Treasure by Torchlight Party Invitation:

October 22nd, 2008 · No Comments

Last week I posted a whole heap of invitation ideas and then I found this one over the weekend, while I was Tisking and Tasking, and it was too cute to neglect. Here you go: Who can resist a teeny tiny treasure box. I printed the box on brown paper. Printed the map from Family […]

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Tags: Practical Parties

The Far Pavilions and a Magnifying Glass in Se7en Steps…

October 22nd, 2008 · 2 Comments

These images of distant lands keep arriving unannounced on our fridge. Hood 1 is clearly inspired by his virtual journey that passes through the Himalayas for school this year. And I thought we could extend this to suit everyone for our Tuesday Art Task. However, the other hoods all really wanted to make magnifying glasses […]

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Tags: Book Crafts · Crafts for Kids · Paper Crafts

A Tisket A Tasket: Week 7

October 21st, 2008 · 2 Comments

Now that we have been Tisking and Tasking for the last couple of weeks, we are finally in the swing of it and it has become a bit of a way of life – shocking I know, surely one would run out of things to turf out – but no, there is always more. Actually […]

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