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Let’s Visit White House Fruit Farm

While we didn't do a ton of activities this fall, the kidlets and I finally got a taste of White House Fruit Farms in the fall. It has been something that everyone has raved about since we moved here, but we never had the chance to take advantage of all they have to offer in the fall until now...and...
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Using the Farmers Market as A Teaching Tool

I love Farmers Markets! It is a great way to support local farmers and get delicious, fresh produce! It is also a great way to teach children the process of growing food and how it goes from the farms to our tables. This summer, we have been attending local farmers markets, like the Youngstown Farmers Market, as a way...
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Using Minecraft as a Teaching Tool

Using the elements from brainstorming, she began to flesh out her town. She gave it a name. She built a town hall, a school, playgrounds, houses, and other features that made up her town. As she got more creative, she began to make up stories about the people that lived in her town and what their lives were like.
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Puppy Chow Holiday Goodness!

Today, the kids and I did some home economics projects. Okay, we made goodies! We were hungry! I thought it would be fun to teach the kids how to make Puppy Chow since it was one of my favorites from when I was a kid!Just look at that Puppy Chow Goodness!YUM!And here is what we did!Ingredients:1/2 c peanut butter1/4 c...
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