Wednesday, April 1, 2009

The soft-hearted guru poisoned the crusty bones, or The family journal.

This is our family journal, designed by Zachary. Here are a couple of its pages:

And here are the boys practicing their writing skills:

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Mom or Dad said...

Mom likes this post better:

We like to listen to the rain hitting against the roof in the middle of the night.

Katie said...

What a fun idea and such a meaningful way to practice writing.

Sarah said...

This is a neat way to practice writing AND to keep a fun family journal. What a fun idea and a GREAT keepsake! Thanks for linking to KFF today! Enjoy your weekend~

Sharinskishe said...

What a great idea! Even my older kids will like this one. I will love it. I think I will put one on my living room table.

I actually made something like this for my parents. I thought it would be fun to have a guest journal so that as we visited them, we could write short memories for them to revisit. It hasn't caught on yet. I think it is placement.

Thanks so much for making me think about doing a family journal in my own home. Now, I.. am.... going..... to....... find........ (keyboard silence as Shari trails away on a new journey!)


Sharinskishe, (Who am I?, click here)

Heidi @ Blue Eyed Blessings said...

What a fun idea! We'll have to save this for when my children area old enough. Maybe we'll start with drawings only and progress to writing.

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