Wear the Flowers

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Today, I did something new. I stepped out of my comfort zone and did something I wouldn’t normally do. You see, a few months ago, Paparazzi Accessories released this beautiful hippie headband that I absolutely loved. I bought three to sell and two of them sold right away. I kept going back and forth about […]

The Ultimate Homeschool Planner Review

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I’ve mentioned in the past that I’m not a great planner.  I really have to work at it.  So when I got a chance to review The Ultimate Homeschool Planner-Blue Cover by Apologia Educational Ministries, I decided to give it a shot.  I was hoping to find something that helped me stay better organized, wasn’t […]

A Fun New Reading Program for 4-10 Year Olds

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We’ve been fortunate to be able to review many great products in the past year through The Old Schoolhouse Review Crew, so I was feeling a little disappointed as the year was coming to an end.  I was pleasantly surprised that we had the chance to review one more reading program, Reading Kingdom Online from Reading Kingdom. Reading Kingdom Online […]

What I’ve been doing lately…

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If you hadn’t noticed, I haven’t been around much lately.  Things around my house have gotten crazy busy!  I just thought I’d take a moment to share what we’ve been up to.  🙂 1. Starting Homeschool H is in kindergarten this year, so we’ve been doing some serious homeschooling.  Well…kind of serious anyway.  We’re doing reading, […]

First Day of School 2015

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Just wanted to share some quick pictures from our first day of school.  We’re having a great time so far and I’ll be sharing more about what we’re doing for school in a later post.  We’re loving having more of a schedule and learning new things every day!

Tips for a Successful Garage Sale

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If you’re wondering where I’ve been this week, you’re not the only one.  My friends, family, kids, and husband may think I’ve dropped off the face of the earth!  What I was actually doing was preparing for, and helping run, a super successful garage sale!  My husband was off work, so I worked, and worked, and […]

Horizons Phonics and Reading Review

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Well, H. is officially in Kindergarten now and you know what that means!  Learning to Read!  So I was super excited when I got the chance to review the Horizons Kindergarten Phonics and Reading Set from Alpha Omega Publications through the Homeschool Review Crew.  I’d heard good things about Horizons and was excited to try it […]

Utilizing the Library for your Preschool

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We LOVE the library!  If you are blessed to live near a library don’t miss out on using this great resource!  There are so many resources available to you through the library that you can use to supplement your homeschool preschool.  Here are just a few of my favorites. Preschool Story Time: At our library, we […]