Oh Christmas Tree (Homeschool style)

Here’s an old post from last Christmas that I came across today… I hope it brings you a bit of Christmas cheer! ~M 😉

Putting My Feet in the Dirt

Making candy trains! Autumn and her candy train

My daughter Amy and I wrote this song together as part of a homeschooling project years ago.  Every year, I find myself singing this tune along with the silly words we wrote and remembering our first year of homeschooling.  We had such a fun year and had a really awesome Christmas party where we strung popcorn alternating with wooden beads and hung them on the Christmas tree.  We also made Christmas trains which is a tradition in our house each year.  I love creating new traditions with my children.  Last year instead of giving stockings filled with gifts, we decided to give decorative boxes filled with gifts instead, to signify more closely what the Magi brought to Jesus.  We also put messages to each other in the boxes during the year when we want to say something special to someone.  Then on Christmas day, we read through…

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11 thoughts on “Oh Christmas Tree (Homeschool style)

    1. Thank you Dorinda! I’m glad I could make you smile. I love being silly with my girls. Life is certainly never boring around here. 😉 I hope you are having a wonderful Christmas season. You’re certainly filling it with many wonderful poems that bless so many. Much love to you and yours!

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      1. I’m that way with my kids too. They are the reasons I smile Thank you! I’ll be taking a brief hiatus between Christmas & New Years to gather my thoughts. Much love to you, my friend. Have beautiful Christmas with your family and a happy & healthy 2016!!

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    1. Thank you so very much Clarissa, I am truly honored… I finally decided to stop accepting awards on my page though. I just couldn’t keep up with them any longer. I appreciate this so much though… Thanks again and I hope you’re enjoying the Christmas season. 😉

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