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Archives for 2007
Let us say that like me, you use loose tea and you do not always want to pour it through a strainer before drinking the tea. You make not just […]
Tressays is an Elf!
And so am I!
You can be an elf too!
Beaded Icicle Ornaments We have been making these beaded icicles for a long time. Last night Holly and I set up an assembly line and made 51. They can be […]
Lurking in the furthest corner of my refrigerator was a jar of homemade raspberry sauce. If I were to guess the age of this particular sauce, I would say that […]
Candy Cane Ornaments from Pipe Cleaners I have one precious pipe cleaner candy cane mixed in with all of my other old Christmas ornaments. My son, when he was six, […]
Duck Soup is giving away a book! If you are a homeschooler, visit her blog to find out details. The deadline is soon: 9:00 P.M. eastern time on Thursday, November […]
Inspired by: Mom saves the day! Nov 2nd, 2007 by tressays Here we have pictured my son John at 10 months old during January 1988. He is pictured with Mut. […]
Is your computer slower than it used to be? Check your hard drive. If it is half full or more, then clearing out unnecessary files might speed up the computer. […]
The temperatures dipped below freezing a couple of nights ago. It was inevitable and it killed most of my garden plants. I chose 2 pepper plants and 1 tomato plant […]
My mother made some of these many years ago. She gave some that she made to me and gave me supplies to make more. They look cute hanging on the […]
Drawing real objects is an important learning technique for budding artists. My daughter typically draws from her imagination and while that is okay, drawing imaginary subjects does not add to […]
Donnayoung.org is getting made over. DY is going to be completely redone page by page and the colors will be changed to blue and white. DY used to be blue […]
The unthinkable has happened. I am tired of drinking coffee, so tired of it that I am considering taking a long break from drinking it. However, I do not want […]
When my children were younger, I had them do something that I called timed writing. I’m not sure what I can say about it to recommend it except to say […]