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Videos for Grandma

Just for my mom, here are two videos of the little ones. This first one is of Little Miss counting to 22 when she was playing hide and seek with Mr. Imagination. This is Mr. Imagination reading me his list … Continue reading

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Dead Boring Concert 2017

Today was our homeschool group’s annual concert. As always, we enjoyed the musical pieces, recitations, songs, and skits performed by the other families, and also sang a couple of songs ourselves. Here are videos of us singing both of them. … Continue reading

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School Days

We spend a lot of time at the kitchen table in the mornings, doing lessons. The day Mr. Sweetie learned about borrowing when subtracting, we got out the Base 10 blocks to illustrate what was happening. As soon as I … Continue reading

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Video–The Great Water Trick

It’s been a few years since our children have made a movie, but they’ve been planning one for about three years. They finally figured out how to do it, and got it made in February. Somehow, I forgot to post … Continue reading

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Video–Happy Hill Farm

This is a video Esther made many years ago, before we moved to New Zealand. She did a short tour of our farm, plus some fun bits of her brothers playing. This is quite a keepsake to us; we love … Continue reading

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Strange People

We had some very strange-looking people in our house this evening. First, this apparition appeared: He wouldn’t tell us his name, but we think maybe it was Mr. Imagination. Sure sounded like his giggle, anyway! Then, a little while later, … Continue reading

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Little Miss and Her Bicycle

Mr. Inventor and Mr. Diligence found a tiny bicycle with training wheels at the dump a few months ago. They brought it home and presented it to their favorite little sister; it was just the right size for her. She … Continue reading

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New Look at the Kaikoura Peninsula—Low Tide

During the earthquake, the seafloor rose from one to two meters above the former level. This has dramatically changed some parts of the coastline; in Kaikoura, high tide now is approximately where low tide was before the quake! There are … Continue reading

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Videos of Mr. Imagination

I happened to notice some videos in a folder from October recently, and when I watched them to see what they were remembered that I had wanted to share them. So, here’s a little glimpse into the life and thoughts … Continue reading

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Videos of Little Miss

Little Miss learned how to turn “round and round” a few weeks ago. She had great fun practicing her new skill! I love watching Little Miss run and jump! She rarely moves slowly; this is her normal pace of life. … Continue reading

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