Back to School: September Vacation

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In the middle of August this homeschool mother’s thoughts turn toward—vacations? Yes, it’s true. For many years we’ve vacationed the first two weeks of September. Lest you think we’ve completely lost our minds, we usually… Read More »

Apologia Zoology 3 Giveaway

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This summer we are Going to the Zoo with Apologia, and we want you to come along with us! Each month this summer, I’ve been giving away a copy of one of the Zoology texts… Read More »

Staying Connected on the Go with T-Mobile Free Data for Life

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Every season of life brings new challenges, and one of my biggest challenges during this particular busy, back-to-school season has been staying connected to my online work in the midst of balancing home life, school… Read More »

Developing Lifelong Learners with #ZooApologia

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We had great hopes for “doing school” all summer long – we even acquired “special” curriculum for our summer learning adventures – but when life happened, all thoughts of formal learning went out the window.… Read More »

Celebrate Back-to-School with a Pizza Night

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Last week, we started back-to-school. As you might imagine, it was a rough week going from no routine to a full school workload seemingly overnight! So, to celebrate having our first week of school successfully… Read More »

Road Trips: Tips and Tricks

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Our family loves road trips. My husband loves travelling and going out of town. He also loves long drives. As a pastor he is not able to do that as often as he would like,… Read More »

Back to School Bucket List

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Back to school is here already. It doesn’t matter where your kids go to school – home, public, private, etc. – it’s almost time to go back. That means routines and life is switching gears.… Read More »

Beat the Heat with Water Olympics

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We live in Georgia, and it is hot, hot, hot during the summer months. So hot at times that it is unbearable! Where we live we can not have a pool, so we have to… Read More »

Celery Night Fever [VeggieTales]

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We are big VeggieTales fans around here, so when I heard that a new DVD was about to be released, I was quick to grab a copy for the kids! I put Celery Night Fever… Read More »

Relax… It’s Summer

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I don’t know about you but life has just become way too busy. I have actually found it hard to sit down and relax without thinking of about a million things that still need to… Read More »