New computer and merit badge

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With 5 kids in school and each one needing to do a class project or report as well as play games, competition for the computer has become fierce. Time to…

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Week in review

This past week was a busy one for the family with the kids in school, and Young Women and Scouts, and volunteering at the hospital. Of course, the highlight of…

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Back to School

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  • Post last modified:September 2, 2013

Sam and Diana are still on year-round school so their track started a week earlier than the older girls. Sam is in 6th grade now so he's a Big Man…

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Sam’s attendance

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Sam missed only 2 days of class in 4th grade. Good enough to get an attendance award. I'm not sure he was too happy about getting his picture taken in…

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A Birthday and a Bear

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Sam recently had a birthday and turned 10 years old. He and Diana have birthdays fairly close together so they got to jointly select the location for their birthday dinner.…

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Now that’s a cabbage!

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Sam brought a small cabbage plant home from school earlier in the year in a cup. I'm not sure what science project his class was working on but apparently it…

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Rocket Race

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This year in Cub Scouts they did the rocket race instead of the Pinewood Derby. Sam had fun making his rocket and stuck with the usual BYU blue. The rockets…

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Sam’s Patton Book Report

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Sam had to read a biography and do a book report on it for school. Fascinated by anything related to the military, he choose a biography on General Patton. Part…

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April Birthdays

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Sam and Diana have birthdays only a few days apart. I can never remember which person's birthday is on which day. Luckily for Sam and Diana, the got to have…

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Dessert Competition

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For the annual Blue and Gold Cub Scout Banquet our pack does a dessert competition. Sam and I were thinking about various desserts we could try to make when I…

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