Category Archives: Play

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February 3, 2009 posted by Lindsay

>A Little Dirt Never Hurt Anyone

> I got an e-mail yesterday that read, “You can learn so much from a mom when you witness how she responds to her toddler going “limp” in a mudpuddle!”…

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January 25, 2009 posted by Lindsay

>Snow Day

> At about eight this morning, the snow started to fall. At about 8:02, Punky began begging to go outside and play in it. And so of course, I had…

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January 17, 2009 posted by Lindsay

>Zoo School!

> Zoo school this month couldn’t have come at a better time. After several weeks of bone chilling cold, the temperature rose to 60 degrees just long enough for us…

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January 10, 2009 posted by Lindsay

>The Ferrier Fitness Challenge

> Here at the Ferrier house, we have ourselves a challenge. It is a fitness challenge, designed to bribe, I mean, help everyone to get in shape. Whoever racks up…

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January 7, 2009 posted by Lindsay

>Happy Three Kings Day!

> Today is Three Kings Day or El Dia De Los Reyes, as it’s known in Latin America. It is the 12th day of Christmas, when, legend has it, the…

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December 26, 2008 posted by Lindsay

>The Season That Was

> We made Christmas wishes into a winter fountain. We visited Santa Claus at the mall and went to see a Santa play at Chaffin’s Barn. We made homemade holiday…

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December 3, 2008 posted by Lindsay

>Giving Thanks

> The day after Thanksgiving, we took my parents and grandmother to Cheekwood Botanical Gardens, where we have a family membership and go quite often, as those of you who…

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November 24, 2008 posted by Lindsay

>Tiny Dancer

> Who knew this season would contain so many milestones in my daughter’s short life? Just in the last few months, Punky has started to read, she’s taken her first…

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November 15, 2008 posted by Lindsay

>We’re Leafing!

>Today, I’m holed up with a cranky, feverish post-immunization-shot toddler. But yesterday, we got our fall on… AGAIN. I’m obsessed with making the most of this season and planning outdoor…

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November 9, 2008 posted by Lindsay

>Hansel and Gretel, Retold

> Once upon a time, a boy named Hansel and a girl named Gretel went to play in a nearby forest. It was a beautiful fall day, and they were…