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Apologia Science

Weekly Wrap-up: Spring Dreams and Turkey Dinner

Warm spring-like weather arrived this week beckoning us to wander outside, ride bikes, and search for emerging blooms. Once again, due to nice weather and a few other interruptions our week did not go as planned. Not really a big... Continue Reading →

Thank You Mrs. Fulbright and Apologia

Finally the Homeschool Science Share and Tell is back hosted by and Apologia! Yeah!! I've missed the event over the break and the loads of amazing science lab ideas from fellow homeschool families. Since the last link up we have finished... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Apples, Dried Corn and Manhood

Tomorrow is Littlest's birthday party (actually birthday is Monday). We will be celebrating three years of his life. He wants a Batman birthday cake. Later today I will bake a cake and make buttercream icing in various colors. Then I... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Apples, Caffeine and Astronomy

My family's "busy season" is about to start. This weekend is the Pig Roast. Harley Man (one of my brother-in-law's) spends several days roasting an entire pig the old-fashioned way. Family and friends from the area and a few states... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: The Week with the Twitch

I was a little worried about getting all of our lessons in this week when I decided to add homeschool physical education. I was afraid our day would be longer but on the days we do our exercises we actually... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up #5

Our science experiment this week was making a cloud in a jar. The experiment is from Apologia's Astronomy book in the Uranus and Neptune chapter. Thankfully it is one of the easier experiments and I had everything on hand...that usually... Continue Reading →

Two Weeks: Wrap-up

  Well I missed the weekly wrap-up last week. We had a date night last Friday and then on Saturday morning my husband left for Bristol. We were also celebrating his birthday last weekend and while we are out one... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Family

We started the week visiting with family and wishing my husband's nephew a safe trip to Kuwait. He is in the military and will be gone for several months. I enjoy seeing everyone...even if I spend some time hiding in... Continue Reading →

Our First Weekly Wrap-up

I love reading weekly wrap-ups on other blogs! So I thought I'd join in this year on the fun! We had an amazing week and later today we will be going to a family get together to honor my husband's... Continue Reading →

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