homework helpers

  One of the things we’ve learned about the Internet is this: It’s a Great Place to get help with your homework! Problem is… if you just use a search engine, half of your study time is spent sifting through about a million sites that […]

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kids corner

stories ‘n stuff Come in dear hearts! Come in! My name is Martha Byrd, and I am a sparrow. I live inside a storybook, and I just love having company. It was awfully nice of you to drop by. While you’re here maybe we can share […]

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paper gnomes

We’re having a heat wave! Record temps – WITH humidity!  Feels like 112° F.  It’s way too hot for outdoor activities that aren’t covered with water! “What can we do today?” Make some cute paper gnomes. Click on over to 3EyedBear and download the PDF file. […]

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paper cats

Another HOT afternoon. Kids need to stay entertained so the, “Nana…there’s nothin’ to do!” blues don’t get ’em down. Everybody got such a wallop out of this recent facebook post we went looking for some paper cats to entertain ’em today. We found these tiny, fat, round ones to keep […]

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paper craft a-z

It’s HOT! This afternoon our temps are a few degrees above the summer average of 99° F.  Way too hot for the kids to be playing outdoors in the sun; or at least that’s Nana’s opinion.  So… when we hear… “Nana, there’s nothing to do!” […]

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’tis the day

May there always be work for your hands to do. May your purse always hold a coin or two. May the sun always shine on your window pane. May a rainbow be certain to follow each rain. May the hand of a friend always be […]

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