Peeling carrots

Yesterday we finaly did week 2 in our Home Economics for home schoolers.
(from Pearables) We are making a scapbook with pictures copied from the
book and our own picutres that I will take while doing the
lesson.  Should be fun and make for an interesting book afterwards.

So here are the pictures from yesterday.  The lesson was on
peeling carrots, they found it fun and Nathaniel was thrilled I let him
peel a carrot too.  We cut up the carrots afterwards and at snack
time guess what they snacked on….  Carrots!!  A healthy
snack and they enjoyed them because they peeled them.  ๐Ÿ™‚

Nathaniel was the first little student…  He did very well.

Rebecca was the next student, she already has helped me a bit in the kitchen, so it was not all that new to her. 

And then Sarah, she has been a kitchen helper too.  The girls
still enjoyed it even though they are already familiar with peeling
veggies or fruits.  They are both me big helpers during canning

All three holding up the scrapbook we are making along with the lessons. 

6 thoughts on “Peeling carrots

  1. Those pictures are great, I am working on the same lesson with my 7 yr old daughter Kassidy. What a neat idea to make a scrapbook using the lesson book,do you mind if we use it too? ;0) We have very exciting news at the Wilson home, we are expecting a new addition to our family in July 07! I havent been posting due to very bad nausea but Ive still been reading. Have a great day!
    God Bless! ~Krystal

  2. That is neat and sure you can make a scrapbook too! ๐Ÿ™‚

    Congrats about the new little one on the way!! ๐Ÿ™‚ I’ll be praying for you!

  3. Tanya,
    It sounds like the home ec lessons are going to be lots of fun! I hope you don't mind, but I am tagging you. You just copy and paste then change the answers.
    One Word Meme

    1. Yourself: emotional
    2. Your boyfriend/girlfriend (spouse): dependable
    3. Your hair: straight
    4. Your mother: waivering
    5. Your Father: native
    6. Your Favorite Item: music
    7. Your dream last night: unknown
    8. Your Favorite drink: diet coke
    9. Your Dream Car: dodge
    10. The room you are in: bedroom
    11. Your Ex: lost
    12. Your fear: death
    13. What you want to be in 10 years? godly
    14. Who you hung out with last night? family
    15. What You're Not: timely
    16. Muffins: blueberry
    17. One of Your Wish List Items: nightgown
    18. Time: nine
    19. The Last Thing You Did: clean
    20. What You Are Wearing: pajamas
    21. Your Favorite Weather: warm
    22. Your Favorite Book: religious
    23. The Last Thing You Ate: peanut butter cup
    24. Your Life: dramatic
    25. Your Mood: inconsistent
    26. Your best friend: mom
    27. What are you thinking about right now? life
    28. Your car: minivan
    29. What are you doing at the moment? thinking
    30. Your summer: birthdays
    31. Your relationship status: married
    32. What is on your TV? christmas
    33. What is the weather like? mild
    34. When is the last time you laughed? earlier
    35. Who do you tag? tanya
    Love & Blessings,
    (: Amanda ๐Ÿ™‚

  4. I had Bri help slice up celery the other day for our soup, I thought there were hairs in our soup and wondered where it all came from until I figured out it was strings of celery ;). She also helped Lee peel potatoes the other day (with a knife, our veggie peeler is always broken…). While we were reading the Christmas chapter in Laura Ingalls "Farmer Boy" this morning I had to laugh to myself when their mother said "Remember Alice, we're peeling the potatoes not slicing them!" :). Bri's done very well considering her mother is just now allowing her to touch knives :), I really think I'm more paranoid about such things then I ought to be! She's actually very careful.

  5. Good to hear from you too, Shelby.

    Amanda, I did the tag, I know some may have more them one word, but it was hard to think of a one worded answer. ๐Ÿ™‚

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