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Designing our Home-school Environment

We are a home-school family.  My daughter is enrolled in an online, public charter school.  The school provides an asynchronous, well-crafted and varied curriculum with a great amount of materials and support.  I, as her “learning coach,” ultimately control how the curriculum is delivered and materials presented.   I could opt to use the curriculum solely […]

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2 Easy Family Friendly Recipes To Try This Weekend

Cooking is so fun, it’s satisfying sitting down and eating something delicious you made.  I love cooking but with my busy schedule it’s hard to enjoy cooking since I’m trying to accomplish a million things at the same time.  I’m sure a lot of people can familiarize with the feeling.  We want a delicious home cooked […]

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3 Great Things of Pittsburgh in the Fall: Come check it out!

Hoodie weather. Need I say more? This post is for my fellow fall lovers.  We wait patiently during the other 3 seasons and as soon as that first fall breeze hits we’re in total happiness.  It’s our que to pull out the sweaters, fall decorations, and get ready for Halloween.  Pumpkin lattes, apple cider, and cool […]

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DIY Canvas Photos

Tired of the same old frames hanging on the wall? Love the new canvas prints but think they are too pricey? Why not make your own? Here’s what you will need: Canvas (I got mine at Joann’s. They were in a 2 pack) Enlarged picture (what ever size the canvas is) Big paint brush Modge […]

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