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Black Friday Sales for Your Home & Homeschool

It is my favorite time of the year to shop!  There are sales galore, even for homeschoolers! I've complied a list of some of my favorite homeschool companies that are having some great sales this weekend, plus a few sales for home items and/or gifts. Hope you find this list helpful!  Happy Shopping! This post includes … {Read More}

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Black Friday at Homeschool Giveaways & Freebies

This is Homeschool Giveaways 4th Annual Black Friday Event and this is the biggest one ever, with over $150 in FREE Curriculum! Click the image to claim your freebies! Scroll down below for complete details of this special offer from Homeschool Giveaways! There are also a ton of BONUS Freebies and Exclusive Coupon Codes for you when you download … {Read More}

Gift Ideas for Christian Women

Gift Ideas for Christian Women

If you are looking for some gift ideas for a Christian woman in your life, you should check out DaySpring! DaySpring is a wonderful company that offers a variety of products for Christians - from home decor, to stationary, to jewelry, DaySpring has a little something for everyone. Right now DaySpring is having an amazing 'Black Friday' … {Read More}

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If You Give a Mouse a Cookie – Story Time Activities

It’s Story Time again and this month’s story is If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff. February Story Time – The Snowy Day March Story Time – Green Eggs and Ham April Story Time – Planting a Rainbow May Story Time – The Very Hungry Caterpillar June Story Time – Blueberries for Sal July Story Time – Big Red Barn August Story … {Read More...}

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Fall Yarn Leaf Magnets

Fall is my favorite season.  One of the things I enjoy the most about it is the beautiful colors of the changing leaves.  That’s probably why I was drawn to this neat yarn leaf craft. I recently did this craft with my older kids; head over to Hip Homeschool Moms to see how you can make them too! … {Read More...}

First things first - Making God the Priority in your homeschool

First Things First – Making God the Priority in Your Homeschool

As homeschooling moms, we usually have a lot that we try to fit into our days. Teaching aside, we have to prepare meals, keep the house (and the kids) clean, maintain order, run the occasional errand, find time to shower and get dressed - oh, and sleep! So when it comes to the schooling part, there is a lot we need to cover. There is the … {Read More...}

5 Fun & Active Reading Games for Kids

5 Fun and Active Reading Games for Kids

It is important to teach your child to read, and even more important to ensure that he enjoys reading. However, as any mom of a preschooler or kindergartner will tell you, kids would rather run around and play games than read. So, here are five fun reading games for kids designed for active little tykes. Trust me, sitting still and reading is not … {Read More...}

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How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight? – Story Time Activities

It’s Story Time again and this month’s story is How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight? by Jane Yolen and Mark Teague. Did you know that October is National Dinosaur Month?  I didn't either!  But I planned out this series last year and it couldn't have worked out better.  So, to celebrate National Dinosaur Month, grab your favorite … {Read More...}

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10 Easy DIY Advent Calendars

10 Easy DIY Advent Calendars

I have a thing for Advent calendars.  They have been a family tradition since I was a little girl and I have carried on that tradition with my kids.  My kids even do the very same Advent calendar that I did when I was a kid - one that my mom made many years ago. Counting down to Christmas day makes the anticipation of its arrival that … {Read More}

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Large Family Christmas Shopping on a Budget

*This post contains affiliated links* It's the most wonderful time of the year! I love the Christmas season and just about everything that comes with it--the lights, the decorations, the spirit of giving, the celebration of my blessed Savior's birth--all of it. It's just a fantastic, family oriented season and it gives me the warm and … {Read More}

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Five Ways We Can Help Adoptive Families

I think adoption is amazing. It’s a perfect example of how God brings beauty from the ashes, and how He sets the lonely into families. “A father of the fatherless, a defender of widows, Is God in His holy habitation. God sets the solitary in families; He brings out those who are bound into prosperity.” Psalm 68:5-6 (NKJV) And since November … {Read More}

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Mom 2 Mom Monday Link-Up #9

Welcome to the Mom 2 Mom Monday Link-Up! We are so glad you are here.  We hope you will join us each Monday at 9am EST to link-up, hop around, encourage others, and be encouraged. The Mom 2 Mom Monday Link-Up is built on the foundation of 1 Thessalonians 5:11 Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you … {Read More}

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Mom 2 Mom Monday Link-Up #8

Welcome to the Mom 2 Mom Monday Link-Up! We are so glad you are here.  We hope you will join us each Monday at 9am EST to link-up, hop around, encourage others, and be encouraged. The Mom 2 Mom Monday Link-Up is built on the foundation of 1 Thessalonians 5:11 Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you … {Read More}

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Mom 2 Mom Monday Link-Up #7

Welcome to the Mom 2 Mom Monday Link-Up! We are so glad you are here.  We hope you will join us each Monday at 9am EST to link-up, hop around, encourage others, and be encouraged. The Mom 2 Mom Monday Link-Up is built on the foundation of 1 Thessalonians 5:11 Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you … {Read More}

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