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Racing Along

Posted in Family

Someone was kind enough to give us several Matchbox/Hot Wheels race tracks. Munchkin and Daddy built their own track by combining several sets. Now, since they don’t exactly match… well… there’s a little taping involved. You have to watch out because you never know when one of the cars will go flying off the track.

1st Day of 3rd Grade

Posted in Family, and Homeschooling

It’s hard to believe, but yesterday (September 18, 2006) was Munchkin’s first day of 3rd grade. Things will be a bit more difficult this year, but we both agreed that we would try our best and try to continue to have fun. We have many different field trips planned throughout the year including some yummy ones like a field trip to CiCis pizza. We plan on heading to Williamsburg to visit Colonial Williamsburg, Jamestown, and Yorktown over Columbus day weekend. D has a long weekend, so we’re going to camp down there. It should be a lot of fun if…

Daddy Daughter Day

Posted in Family

Last Sunday, I wasn’t feeling well at all, so Daddy and Munchkin decided to have a Daddy Daughter Day. They went to church together and then, decided to head over to the officer’s club for brunch. They decided to take Daddy’s motorcycle to the brunch. She looks so little behind him. The guard at the gate asked D if she was going to fall off???? Like he would let her ride back there if she was going to fall off. After brunch, they washed the vehicles, played around a lot, and went for a short bike ride. In other words,…

Getting Ready for G’ma and G’pa Knepp

Posted in Family, and Thoughts

Grandma and Grandpa will be heading to our neck of the woods on Friday. We plan on going to the Evening Parade at 8th & I on Friday evening. I’m sure we’ll head over to Carl’s Ice Cream on Saturday and to the Officer’s Club for brunch on Sunday. Munchkin is looking forward to their arrival. We’re continuing our decluttering quest. We’ve been seriously sorting and going through everything in the house. Room by room, box by box, the house is in the process of getting re-organized. We figure we’ll get everything done by the time we’re ready for the…