Monthly Archives: August 2007

Video Take 2

Well, Andrea assures me that adding video is as simple as clicking on the button marked V (duh!) so let’s give it a shot…again! [kml_flashembed movie="http://www.youtube.com/v/rkuOvH5kh0g" width="425" height="350"/] Update: Well, what do you know, it is that simple! I guess … Continue reading

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My First Attempt at a Video

I will admit up front, I am not a video person. I hate carrying a video camera around and much prefer still photos. However, I have this worry that I will regret not taking more video when the boys are … Continue reading

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Tattoo Pictures – Finally

A while back I promised Not June that I would post pictures of the boys annual henna tattoos. Not wanting to be someone who goes back on her word, here they are! Can you tell that Kyle is in that … Continue reading

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Our Toothless Boy

As promised, here is a picture of Kyle sans 3 teeth (missing 2 on the top, one on the bottom right). Still a cutie though! Weather seems to be finally coming around today…yesterday was actually cold and overcast. We did … Continue reading

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You Are Not Alone

For those of you who think that all other homeschoolers have their act together all the time and no one but you worries, check out Jackie’s post, Overwhelmed, on Life Without School. I know here is where I’m supposed to … Continue reading

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Will Someone Tell Summer…

that it is too early to leave? I still have a few weeks left and it is not time for summer to be over. The weather here has been gorgeous…crisp, clear, cool…mid-70s. My favorite kind of weather…if it is fall! … Continue reading

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Yup, A New Theme…

Andrea just loaded a bunch of new themes, so I thought that I would check some out. In general, I liked the last theme, but there were a few quirks that I did not like. Like how all the pictures … Continue reading

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Not 1 but 2…

Kyle lost two teeth today! My Dad (who also has a place in Ocean City) had taken the boys to do a special Pirate Ship cruise this afternoon (which, according to them was loads of fun and included finding lost … Continue reading

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What A Difference A Day Makes…

Today was still hot and humid, but not nearly as bad as yesterday. The wind shifted again and, instead of being hot like yesterday, was a bit more cooling. We went kayaking in the late morning. The boys got to … Continue reading

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It Is Not The Heat…

…it is the humidity. Or so they say. Well, today it was both! We have been having a relatively mild summer so far. It was actually chilly to where I was still bringing a light sweatshirt to the beach if … Continue reading

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Putting Book Cover Images on Blogs?

Can anyone tell me how/where I can get book cover images to upload onto my blog? Is it as a simple as right clicking on the image on Amazon and then uploading it here? Or is that not allowed? Is … Continue reading

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Coming Up For Air

My how the time has flown. I honestly had not planned on taking quite that long of a break. Between the VaHomeschoolers Conference, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows and company joining us here at the beach I have not … Continue reading

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