Three Busy Bees | Creating a Positive Family Culture

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Creating a Positive Family Culture: How to Plan and Lead a Weekly Family Meeting {a post by Brett & Kate McKay on Fatherhood, Relationships, & Family on The Art of Manliness. "Does your family life seem chaotic? Are you worried that your children aren’t learning and incorporating the … [Continue reading]

Three Busy Bees | A 91 Year Old’s Perspective of PTSD

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I am blessed. Marty has done double digit deployments (while in the military to Iraq and Afghanistan) and as a civilian. They aren't so much "deployments" these days but rather business trips in regular clothes with 1st Class airfare and cocktails around the world (not so much those countries). … [Continue reading]

Three Busy Bees | Our Curriculum Decision

We use Core D and E. Our cores were the standard choice for 4th Grade full package. It is right on target where we left off with private school and … [Continue reading]

Three Busy Bees | A Letter From Your Dog

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Laura Hartle (Bark Post) wrote this beautiful piece that a dear friend shared with me during this very hard time. “I am your dog, and I have a … [Continue reading]

Three Busy Bees | Losing a Family Pet

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Sadly, we will be putting down the wonderful Hercules soon. Way too soon. Less than 24 hours. I am depressed. The bags under my eyes are super puffy. … [Continue reading]

Three Busy Bees | Lost Frequencies

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I thought I would just share. I love music. I love all things astronauts. And then this. "Wanna dance by water 'neath the Mexican sky Drink … [Continue reading]

Three Busy Bees | We Adopted a Sea Turtle

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To wrap up January, I took the Bees to the Georgia Sea Turtle Center, where we were able to adopt sea turtle. Meet our adopted Sea Turtle- … [Continue reading]

Three Busy Bees | Two Images – Mini Road Trip

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My challenge this New Year was to blog every day. I haven't been very successful at that. The last 2 days I was locked out of my account. I decided to … [Continue reading]

Three Busy Bees | Groundhogs Aren’t Looking For Their Shadow

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This article was on National Geographic by Becky Little. "It’s déjà vu all over again. On February 2, a groundhog (Marmota monax, if you please) … [Continue reading]

Three Busy Bees | Groundhog Day Predictions


Woo-Hoo. It's Groundhog Day. I can't wait to see what Punxsutawney Phil has to say see!!! However, I am from the South and our very own General … [Continue reading]