M had her Easter party at preschool last week. She brought home this incredibly cute bird's nest! Though I didn't make it, I did help eat it.
M formed her own little nest (and was very proud of this). It is made from chocolate flavored crsipy rice treats. Under the little peep are three blue jelly beans pretending to be eggs! They were quite a surprise.
I love that she attends a Christian preschool and as we've been reading and teaching about the death and resurrection of our Savior, Jesus Christ, the same exact things are being reinforced and taught at school.
Though this Christian school goes through eighth grade and has a good reputation, we are only intending to use the school for M and E's preschool years. After that our plan is to transition to the local public school. It is a purposeful decision on our parts, though we recognize the benefits to homeschooling and using a Christian school.
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