Thursday, April 4, 2013

♥ Luke's Recitation ♥

Our homeschool group has recitation once a month, many times with a theme such as Bible memorization, book reports, musical, etc.  This gives the kids a chance to practice being in front of a group with memorization and speech skills.  Luke has been working on memorizing the Old Testament books of the Bible for a few months now.  We just informally work on it throughout the week and especially on the way to church adding a few more once he has mastered the ones preceding it. 

He was supposed to be able to finally recite the entire Old Testament books at recitation this past Tuesday at homeschool group but we had to miss because of sickness.  And that just happened to be the last one for this school year.

So, I told him I would video him and he could recite them to blogland.  :) 

Had this been Colt or even Joy (1st and 2nd child), they would have been dressed for the occasion before I would have ever started recording.  But as they say, you get really laid back by the time the third and children thereafter come along.  It's true....Luke had his bath, put on his pajamas last night before we decided to do this, and I'm not worrying about it.   He's reciting in his pajamas, wiggling all the time.  :)

Now it's time to start working on those New Testament books!  Thanks for being his audience!  :)

For those that stopped by, I was wondering if you could do me a favor?  I've had someone recently and someone a few months ago tell me that they had trouble reading the text on my page....that it was small and blended into the background.  It doesn't appear that way to me or to any computer in my house.  I've asked a few blogging friends and they say it looks clear and readable to them.  So I'm wondering what you see?  Is it clear and readable or are you having trouble reading the text in some way?  (Thanks for your input).  :)

♥ Tammy ♥


Sheila said...

Oh my Luke you are so precious! Tammy what a wonderful Momma you are, I'm so impressed, wiggles, jammies and all :-)
High Five little man!

Lisa MarieSpeed said...

That was a great job Luke!!

Laura Lane said...

Oh Tammy! That was the epitome of adorable! He did a terrific job wiggles and all.

As far as reading your blog, I'm 47 and can read it fine. Sure it's nice when the print is a little bigger or darker, but I think it's fine like it is.

Blessings to you from Harvest Lane Cottage,

Holly said...

Way to go Luke! You are one smart little boy!
I can read your text fine. No problems!

Penny said...

Great job by Luke!!! Love his little voice... and the "wiggles!"
He is just adorable!
Tammy, I have no problem reading your blog... it all looks good to me!
Happy day!

~Backroad Treasures~ said...

AWESOME Job Luke..... such a wonderful job you did....
Tammy as for you blog I read everything just fine... Love your splash of red by the way....

Kim Turner said...

So cool! I will have to challenge Shiloh on this. She is reading already and doing wonderful at Math!

Hollie said...

Love it, Love it, Love it!! He did an AWESOME job wiggling and all!! Brought a great big smile to my face! Of course, he always does!!

I have no problem at all reading your blog on this end either!! Have a blessed day!!

Wendi said...

Great job Luke!

I don't have a problem reading your text. I do have my computer set at 125%. That is so this old woman doesn't have to use her glasses when looking at the computer! :)

Cedar Creek Primitives said...

Great job Luke!! Tammy I can read your page just fine. Thanks for sharing with us your precious little man!

Jamie said...

Awwwwwww...awesome job Luke!! :) I can read your blog just fine! Looking forward to seeing the bedroom makeovers!

Susannah said...

What a great job, Luke!

I can read everything on your blog just fine. Seems just like any other blog to me.

Happiness always,

Tanya said...

Oh Tammy,
That is soooooo precious! I'm so proud of him! It is amazing he is so young and has that mastered! What an accomplishment!

I have been able to read all your posts great and have not thought at all that is was hard to read.

Sunny day today....:0)
I felt sooooo much better! Lace, Lily Jo and I went for a walk after school.
Missing my little guy Tripp! :0(

Sandra said...

He is just SO cute...loved that :)

As for your text, I have never had any issues reading it, it looks fine to me :)

BTW, you had asked me in an email a while ago about my post title picture, I replied but never heard back and now I'm not sure if it went through or not. Let me know, I would hate for you to think I was ignoring you.

Have a great Friday :)

Never So Simple said...

Oh my goodness Luke that was amazing! You did an awesome job. Tammy you always amaze me when it comes to your children. They are all so talented.

Your blog looks fine to me!


Anonymous said...

Great job, Luke! The video was a great idea and just precious.

I can read your print fine.

Anonymous said...

Great job Luke and I love the wiggling. He is getting so big.
I can read everything just fine.