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FIAR - Owl Moon

Posted on January 23, 2017 by Shannon Hudson, Sister #5349

Owl Moon, by Jane Yolen is a lovely story of a little girl and her father quietly going owling. We enjoyed a week full of owl based activities! We kept this week pretty low-key and fun, as we were all fighting some sinus issues. We went on a lovely field trip to The Center of Birds of Prey during the week, primarily for W9, but it worked perfectly with our rowing! ... Read more →

My Top Five Must Do's in Disney's Animal Kingdom

Posted on January 23, 2017 by Kiersten Childs, Sister #7232

Hello to my lovely readers! I love to travel and I wish I could travel more. After our trip to Disney, S and I decided that we wanted to travel a lot more. We had a lot of fun touring around and experiencing new places. While I won’t be going anywhere for at least six months, I still am enjoying planning my next adventure. I thought I’d also start a regular series on travel tips and recaps. That being said, today I am sharing my top five must do’s in Disney’s Animal Kingdom. These are the experiences I enjoyed the most and that I reccomend you do ... Read more →

Hibiscus House Has A Haint Blue Porch Ceiling!

Posted on January 23, 2017 by Dolly Sarrio, Sister #3883

I've shown you the new roof which I love by the way. Now it's time for the house painting itself. Today I share with you the porch ceiling that I've wanted for a few years. ... Read more →

Intermediate Music Merit badge

Posted on January 23, 2017 by Ginger Harman, Sister #6451

Merit Badge Monday

Music II

As a member of The MaryJane Farmgirl Sisterhood, we are each given an opportunity to earn merit badges. It is sorta like scouts for grownups. And, what a great way to learn new things. This month I earned my Intermediate Merit badge titled, Music.

To earn this badge, I needed to ... Read more →

What Do You Sound Like to Others?

Posted on January 23, 2017 by Wanda Sturrock, Sister #3399

Have you ever listened to the sound of your own voice? Do you think others are hearing everything the same way you're hearing it when you're speaking?

I went for years thinking I knew exactly what others heard when listening to me speak. That is, until I heard that same voice played back on an answering machine after I'd been a bit slow answering a call and part of the conversation was recorded.

It seems I have this Southern Belle drawl thing going on when I speak. Who knew?! Though, that would explain why I'm sometimes asked to repeat myself ... Read more →