Monthly Archives: November 2011

The World Turned Upside Down

The World Turned Upside Down

      Rumor has it that when Cornwallis surrendered at Yorktown the British played, “The World Turned Upside Down” while the American’s played, “Yankee Doodle”.  I feel …

 

Double Digits

Double Digits

This week Jake entered the realm of double digits.  Confidently, he assumes that he will now be old and wise. In honor of Jake’s birthday, the …

 

Making Veterans Day Real

Making Veterans Day Real

Over the course of the last year we have studied the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812, the Civil War and World War 1.  Admittedly, …

 

11/11/11

11/11/11

Our kids were SO excited about 11/11/11 this week that we had an 11/11/11 celebration.  At our morning devotional the kids made a list of …

 

Armor

Armor

A couple of weeks ago the kids were attempting to reenact the battle of Perryville with acorns and some unidentifiable fruit while we stood on …