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Our June in Review {Homeschool Mother’s Journal}

I can't believe the month of June is already over and we are already at the end of the first full week in July. Our June was busy and July is going to be just as crazy. In my life this month... In June we took an impromptu trip to the Big South Fork and… Continue reading Our June in Review {Homeschool Mother’s Journal}

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Week 2 in Review

Week 2 went pretty well for our homeschool. The girls are starting to get into a good routine on how to get their work done in a timely manner. We completed week 2 of Mystery of History Volume 4. We talked about sailing around the Cape of Good Hope. It was a really scary thing for… Continue reading Week 2 in Review

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Family Time @ the Knoxville Zoo

When you have a family you are always looking for ways to enjoy some time together that won’t break the bank. Normally a Zoo trip will cost close to $100 for a family of 5. But this past weekend we were able to go for $5. You heard me right. It was Dollar Days at… Continue reading Family Time @ the Knoxville Zoo

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Greenville, South Carolina

Years ago when I started posting about our homeschool I started some “field trip” posts. After moving my blog a couple of times to different platforms I lost many of the pictures so when you go back and look at the posts all the pics are gone. So I thought I would revisit them and… Continue reading Greenville, South Carolina

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It’s Fall Ya’ll

Oh how I love fall. The leaves changing. The crisp cool air. The pumpkin and apple everything. You just can’t get away from it. Especially living in East Tennessee. Being in the foothills of the Great Smokey Mountains ensures I have a very beautiful and colorful fall. Of course the days begin to get shorter… Continue reading It’s Fall Ya’ll

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Hiking in East TN and other stuff

I love where we live now. The beauty of the mountains are right outside my window and the Great Smokey Mountains park is about an hour drive from me. You know what that means? It means hiking more is what we are doing. That is one of our family’s favorite past times. Over the past… Continue reading Hiking in East TN and other stuff

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Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies & Cade’s Cove

This past week my family and I got to go on a little field trip not to far away from home. We were blessed with tickets to Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies located in Gatlinburg, TN and decided to make a day of it. This was our first time at this particular aquarium. I love… Continue reading Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies & Cade’s Cove

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Return to Fort Loudon

We had so much fun at Fort Loudon that we went back on a Garrison Day. It was so awesome. We went back in early November and it was a cold day. Here are a few pics and video of our time there. Boo carried the flag of the Fort for the soldiers. She did… Continue reading Return to Fort Loudon

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Field Trip Friday: Fort Loudon (a photo post)

We recently took a trip to a nearby state park where we got the opportunity to visit Fort Loudon. This is a fort that was originally built by the British forces from South Carolina to defend the western border of South Carolina during the French and Indian War. We watched a 30 minute documentary on… Continue reading Field Trip Friday: Fort Loudon (a photo post)

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5 of our Favorite Vacation Spots

When it starts getting cold I start thinking about warmer places. When I start thinking about warmer places our favorite vacation spots have come to mind. Depending on what time of the year it is depends on how warm it really is. Here are just a few of our favorite vacation destinations. Disney World (Orlando,… Continue reading 5 of our Favorite Vacation Spots