Month: September 2015

Nature Study: Ants and a Beetle

A3 has been watching ants consume dead beetles, and yesterday he squished all the beetles on the porch to “help” the ants.  Later, he saw ants carrying a different type of bug across the porch and down the steps. We...

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Cotton Candy Pink Clouds

A3 asked to go to the beach for sunset. So my kid! We couldn’t, but we did watch it from the balcony. I don’t have an ocean view, but my bedroom balcony faces west and makes me happy. We all know I’m not an...

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Hi, I'm Alexandra.
I write to encourage us as we become the people God has created us to be -- especially in the realms of nurturing our children and using our talents right where we are.

Six kids. INFP. Reformed & covenantal. Liberty & justice for all. Speaker. Current project: Helping parents connect with teens.

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Hubby's Book Progress

Breaking of Jandaria
Phase:Querying
Due:2 weeks ago
20%
The Magpie Queen
Phase:Writing
50%
Heir to the Raven
Phase:Editing
Due:2 weeks
20%