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Sunday Funnys: A Lesson About Gas

Sunday Funnys: A Lesson About Gas

The other day my son Jake tells me this story about something that happened in school. It was the time of day where they study science and since this is one of Jake’s favorite subjects, he was actually paying attention and not messing around. Jake explains that they’re learning about different matter, meaning in Jake-talk … Continue reading

The Jelly Bean Thief

The Jelly Bean Thief

I’m still not sure why my son Jake complains so much about doing his writing homework. I’m starting to think he’s putting on a show for me and deep down, he really likes writing stories. I can always tell when he’s excited about something he’s written because he not only tells me about WHAT he’s … Continue reading

Sunday Funnys: What’s in a name?

Sunday Funnys: What’s in a name?

Some days a blog post just falls into your lap like a class assignment that gets sent home from school. Below is my son Jake’s class work to creatively use the letters in your name to describe yourself. They were given a space at the bottom to add in a picture. Jake has offered up … Continue reading

The Terrible Morning

The Terrible Morning

My son Jake has finally given in to the idea that he DOES like to write because as he likes to say, “I have a cool imagination.” I certainly can’t disagree with him and I’ve shared many of his writings in my blog. So when Jake came home with this writing prompt AND he insisted … Continue reading

The Aftermath: A Guest Post

The Aftermath: A Guest Post

I’ve been fortunate to make some great connections with other bloggers in the WordPress community. When one of my favorite dad bloggers from Me, Myself and My Kids asked me to write a guest post for his blog, I jumped at the chance to share my stories with his readers. When he asked me to … Continue reading

Division by remainders

Division by remainders

Do you know what ‘division by remainders’ means? Yeah, me either. I learned this phrase after talking to my son Jake about his math homework. Apparently, this is a new term they’re using in the public schools to teach math. I had no idea what Jake was talking about until he described one of his … Continue reading

Sunday Funnys: Last day of school in 2012

Sunday Funnys: Last day of school in 2012

As I said in my last post about Bobbie Franklin, I may have stopped posting but my son Jake didn’t stop doing funny things. A couple of the best ones happened before the winter break. On Jake’s last day of school, he had his Fall presentation in his Enrichment Class and his holiday party. I … Continue reading