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FLL ( First Lego League )

First Lego League is a competition where you make a robot to do missions. This year’s challenge is about trash trek. All fll teams must learn bout trash for heir project

Daddy Daughter Date #48 – Life’s Lessons

‘Daddy Daughter Date #48 – Life’s Lessons’ Things you’ll need: This recipe is written a little different than most found on BoogieandMe. It more of a story that you can take away from it what you’d like. Enjoy! Last reporting quarter Boogie made 2nd tier honor roll which is called ‘Retriever Honor Roll’. You get Retriever Honor Roll by getting a combination of ‘A’s

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Daddy Daughter Date Idea #47 – Firsts

‘Firsts’ Things you’ll need: With this recipe, the key ingredient is a, ‘First’. A first is an event or experience that your daughter will be experiencing for the first time. This can range from a first ballet or piano recital to a first performance, to the first day of school, etc. Plan for it! Make it an event to remember! If it’s a recital,

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Daddy Daughter Date Idea #46 – Bath Bombs

Bath Bombs, or Bath Fizzies, are like giant alka-seltzers for your bath – they spin, whirl and swirl in your bath while releasing scent and skin-softening agents. They make bath time SUPER fun!  If you’ve never made bath bombs before, there are a bunch of videos on Youtube where you can learn how to make them with your daughter, but here’s a very simple

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The Moral Dilemma of Christmas

Well it’s Christmas season again!! The one thing BoogieandMe love is Christmas!! Decorating the tree!! Our yearly trip to Manhattan to see “The Tree” at Rockefeller Center!! Making ornaments at the local pottery shop!! The creative genius involved in planning gifts because in the BoogieandMe household, we know that the best gift that you can give someone doesn’t cost money!! It cost your time!!

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The Revolution Will Not Be Televised but The Destruction Will Be

[info]Those that know me, know that I write often on family and social issues in the African-American community. Most of my writings are only heard by a select few ears. I just save them and plan to make edits and changes to perfect them later. Often “later” never occurs and the inventory of writing have become a journal of thoughts. But I guess the

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. – Father of the Civil Rights Movement

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. – Father of the Civil Rights Movement Today is the observation of Dr. Martin Luther Kings Jr. birthday. Father of the Civil Rights movement. One of the greatest fathers that has ever lived.  A man of good moral character and of good integrity. A great man. A great day.  An American man of African descent. A man with a

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Daddy Daughter Date Idea #21 – Pig Latin

Daddy Daughter Date Idea #21 – Pig Latin   Things you’ll need: Pig Latin is a pseudo-language which is widely known and used by English-speaking people. It’s typically used to disguise something they are saying from non-Pig Latin speakers. Thus making it a great game and secret language to learn with your daughter.  The rules are pretty simple, but can take a bit of

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My Daddy Says

The power of a Dad’s words to a daughter are an amazing thing. One of the roles of a Dad is to provide his daughter with an identity and high self-esteem. Fathers give their daughters value. He does this through his words and actions. When he’s at every game, practice, piano class, and girl scout troop meeting. When she sees him do months of

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Daddy Daughter Date Idea #24 – Growing Flowers

Things you’ll need: Daddy Daughter Date Idea #24 – Growing Flowers   Daddy Daughter Date #24 – Growing Flowers. Work with your daughter to perform the following steps: Start your seeds indoors 4 to 8 weeks before you plan on transferring them. Typically, this means starting them 4 to 8 weeks before the expected last frost. Doing so gives your seedlings plenty of time

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