Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Primal Scream

Hiking with children requires some planning: proper clothing, an attainable destination, and a bag of tricks. During a day-after-Christmas hike with my family, my son, William, an Eagle Scout and avid backpacker, taught me a new trick for my bag. … Continue reading

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Friday Photo


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From the Reading Library of the Explorers. During the Schoolmate’s winter break, New England was treated to a snowstorm. With 9-12 inches of snow on the ground, Snow, by Cynthia Rylant, seemed a good choice for the first book of … Continue reading

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Frost Flowers

I received this incredible email and wanted to share it. Hello Ann, My name is Linda McGill and I live in Pigeon Forge TN.  I just came across your website today and thought your children might like to see some … Continue reading

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