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Host a “Curriculum Chat” in Your Homeschool Community

Picture this— long rows of tables filled with curriculum and resources beautifully arranged. However, unlike conventions, used-curriculum sales, and conferences you are NOT running around like a foreigner in a Moroccan bazaar overcome by an intoxicating drug-like frenzy frantically purchasing … Continue reading

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The “Not” Back To School Blog Hop

The iHomeschoolNetwork is hosting a blog link-up this month in honor of the new school year.  This link-up allows you a glimpse into the inner workings of a MASSIVE assortment of homeschooling families as everyone begins sharpening pencils and beginning their … Continue reading

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Get Out The Vote!

Forget about that other election and vote for something truly momentous without the constant barrage of negative campaigning and malicious mud-slinging.   In an effort to run a clean campaign I have opted out of buying a multi-million dollar TV/radio … Continue reading

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Last night I posted about my new Boot Camp “mission”.  You can read it here.  Today I want to tell you what area in particular I’ll be shining a light on and focusing some much needed attention towards. For those … Continue reading

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Boot Camp – Homeschool Style

My good friend, and fellow homeschooling-blogger, Pam over at Everyday Snapshots came to me recently with a call to arms.  The mission– to focus on one specific area in our homeschooling lives that needs some fine tuning, tweaking, or outright … Continue reading

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A Merry Band of Travelers

People looked at me like I was crazy when I said I was entertaining the idea of taking my girls on a road trip while Howard was visiting family overseas. “Alone?  With three young children??  Wow, you’re braver than I … Continue reading

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Real Mom Resources

What would I do without the internet?  Where would my homeschool be without the support, inspiration, and can-do attitude I’ve received from other homeschooling blogs? I can’t begin to tell you how often I find great ideas, activities, and materials … Continue reading

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Quilted World Map GIVEAWAY

So I finally jumped on the bandwagon and created Facebook,Twitter, and Pinterest pages for my blog.  I’ll use them to update my readers about giveaways and resources, homeschooling news, and updates on my blog. In order to entice you to … Continue reading

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Holiday Happenings

Whew- when the holidays come they really come, huh?!  I feel like our schedule has been a bit off track since Thanksgiving and now with Christmas right around the corner- well- I suppose this is yet another reason I’m glad … Continue reading

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I get by with a little help from my friends

As my family forges its way deeper into the heart of homeschooling I find myself constantly overwhelmed, awed, and indebted to  the homeschooling community.  I suppose it really shouldn’t have come as such a surprise to me that homeschooling would … Continue reading

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