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Weekly Happenings....


Welcome back!

If you are here, it means it's Friday once again.  A full week of school, practices and life happenings...

  • Masterpiece Monday - Vincent Van Gogh was our subject.  Sunflowers were one of Van Gogh's favorite things to paint. We happen to have some in the house so we had a fun time drawing them. 
  • Sammie had fun with some Art for Kids (love that Rob!)



  • Monday was a holiday for Daddy so he was able to go to the Pumpkin Fest with us. Nice family outing!  Pumpkins, games, play time with friends we don't see that often.


  • More fun and games at the Pumpkin Fest.


  • It's a beautiful time up here in the Northeast.  New York Fall never disappointments.
  • The girls love to get out and draw what they see in the yard.  Hikes around the back property are always a must! 


What's not pictured: 
  • Three martial arts practices for Sammie.
  • Two sewing classes for Molly. 
  • Soccer practices.
  • Thursday night bible study for Zachary at church.
  • Thursday night - program at the library.
  • Thursday - trip to the dentist (over an hour away) which lead to lunch with my mom in Sleep Hollow, NY (great little historic town!)

This weekend:
  •  trampoline class tonight for Molly and Zachary
  • Date night tonight for me and the hubs.
  • Soccer games and team pictures on Saturday
  • Date night number two Saturday night  
  • Church on Sunday followed by a dinner at my older son's house. 


I hope your weekend is blessed!  

Linking to up:  Homegrown Learners: Collage Friday and Weird Unsocialized Homeschoolers

Comments

Mary Prather said…
It's JUST starting to feel like fall here - I imagine the next few weeks will be beautiful! We learned about Sunflowers this week, too.... and Starry Night. You pack so many wonderful things into a week. Your children are blessed!
Melissa N. said…
Mary - so funny we studied A Starry Night too and when we went to my mom's office yesterday...there it was hanging up! Zachary wanted to know if it was the original! LOL
Tonia L said…
Pumpkin Fest looks like lots of fun!

Fall is my favorite time of year - I've been walking and enjoying the beautiful colors as much as possible.

Stef M Layton said…
sigh ... you're wearing vests at a pumpkin patch. sniffle ... we can't get pumpkins until the week of Halloween or they rot & stink up the front door. ha!
Looks like a pretty nice enjoyable week!
Melissa Langley said…
Looks like a wonderful week!!
Jessy Skehan said…
It's definitely fall up this way! We are now at peak foliage colors. Leaves are already covering the ground now. Time to take! Fun times for you all. A great variety of learning experiences. Enjoy our great weather while it lasts!
Dawn Rebekah said…
I always enjoy seeing all that you are up to.
Blessings, Dawn
I love all your gorgeous photography. Autumn is just so pretty, isn't it?

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