MFW-K… Ll is for Leaf

Leaf

We just wrapped up the third unit of My Father’s World A to Z of God’s Creation. The letter Ll was our focus this week and learning all about leaves and plant life. We had fun looking at different trees, and the different parts of a plant. We even took a field trip up to the beautiful Rocky Mountains to see the changing colors of the aspen trees. Continue reading

MFW-K… Ss is for Sun!

MFW-K

My Father’s World‘s God’s Creation from A to Z curriculum is broken into six day unit studies. Each unit has a main study that is tied into a bible concept.  I love that everything we are studying is all tied in together. We had fun  incorporating our bible concept into our studies about the sun. In this unit we made raisins, made sun prints, and chased shadows. This week we studied the Sun. Our bible concept for the week is “Jesus is the light of the world”. Continue reading

DIY Rocking Chair

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When I turned one year old (many moons ago) my parents gave me a rocking chair for my first birthday. I have held onto this chair all this time and as I got older I wanted to pass it down to my daughter. Well three  boys later I was wondering if I would ever have a girl to pass it to… last August we were blessed with our only daughter. I love me boys but there is nothing like having a little girl in the house! Her first birthday just passed a week ago and this summer my husband and I have been working on refurbishing my old rocking chair to give to our precious princess for her birthday. This is the first time we had ever refurbish furniture and I was so pleased with the outcome.  Continue reading