Upgrading Your Homeschool Room from Elementary to Middle School

Upgrading Your Homeschool Room from Elementary to Middle School

Now that your kids are moving onto middle school, it’s time to upgrade your homeschool area.  They no longer need the 1-2-3’s and the A-B-C’s posted on the wall.  Let’s get started on upgrading that homeschooling room from baby to boo yah!   The kids are at that age where apples and bookworms are no longer [Keep Reading]

Homeschool in America – How Do Homeschoolers Measure Up? Infographic

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Homeschooling in America – How We Measure Up Check out the infographic below for statistics on homeschooling in America.  You can’t believe everything you hear about homeschool.  It does offer a lot of freedom but also requires a good deal of discipline.  We work hard to make sure that our kids DO measure up to [Keep Reading]

Bathroom Business with Tweens and Teens #LetsTalkBums

Cottonelle and CVS Clean Care Toilet Paper and Flushable Wipes

This post is sponsored by Cottonelle, but my love for their fresh care flushable cleansing cloths is all my own! [Tweet “Clean bums and coupons – @CVS_Extra and @Cottonelle has it all and you can, too! http://r.linqia.cc/e8e15ef #LetsTalkBums #sp”] When my kids were little, diaper changes were just a part of the routine.  After a [Keep Reading]

Homeschool Review – Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network

Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network

For a few months, I have been tuning in to the Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network for different weekly and monthly shows. I don’t always catch the live events so I like that I can go back and catch up on what I missed. There are topics related to what every homeschool family, parent, student and [Keep Reading]

Star Wars: Episode VII Coming in 2015

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Star Wars: Episode VII to Open December 18, 2015  With pre-production in full-swing, a confirmed release date of December 18, 2015, has been set for Lucasfilm’s highly anticipated Star Wars: Episode VII.

I’m a Terrible Mom and My Kids Love Me Anyway

a letter from my daughter that broke and healed my heart - ColorMeCrystal.com

Parenting is HARD My kids are 11 and 13.  We had a patch of very smooth sailing for a while and I, stupidly, became accustomed to it.  God always seems to give us a reprieve after a tough stretch.  It’s just what a good Daddy does!  We deal with stuff, make mistakes, learn lessons, grow [Keep Reading]

Say Please Lunchbox Love Giveaway – Win and Give a Set – Ends 8/16

Say Please Lunchbox Love Prize Image

Here’s another great Mission Giveaway event – this one sponsored by Say Please!  With Say Please you can help keep communication open and honest with your child(ren) in fun and interesting ways.  One way is with Lunchbox Love cards.  Leave notes of love and encouragement in your child’s lunchbox and make a difference in their [Keep Reading]

Makit Prepaid Art Plate Kit – Save 30%

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Save 30% on Your Art Plate Kit from Makit My family has just been given the opportunity to review the Make A Plate Art Project and I’m looking forward to sharing it with you. If you want to follow along, my readers save 30% on their Prepaid Art Plate Kit.  That’s a savings of over [Keep Reading]

Facebook and Perfect Parents

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Perfect Parents DO Exist – On Facebook I discovered this, earlier in the month.  I posted a photo and asked for what people thought of it.  Well, sadly, I wasn’t surprised at the quick judgements and jabs that came faster than I could respond.

Enter to WIN a Baby Beanbags Prize PLUS Half Off for a Friend

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INSERT GLOBE LOGO HERE Baby Beanbags are perfect for kiddos of any age.  From birth to teens,  every kid will love their beanbag.  This is a naptime necessity and makes the perfect place to snuggle in for a movie or some game time.  Check out more about Baby Beanbags below. About Baby Beanbags Baby Beanbags [Keep Reading]