5 Summer Sensory Activities for Children

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I love coming up with sensory activities for children! My daughter is 22 months old now, so we have been able to do a lot of the more messy sensory activities lately! Summer is the… Read More »

Summer Bucket List: Visiting the Local Drive-In Movie Theater

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Last year, we moved cross-country. I searched for some inexpensive things to do with the family. I needed something close to home since I was spending my days unpacking. I saw people posting on Facebook… Read More »

Apologia Zoology 1 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, I’ll be giving away a copy of one of the Zoology texts along with… Read More »

Summer Bucket List Idea: Host a Nature Scavenger Hunt

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A scavenger hunt should be on every kid’s summer bucket list for the summer. Children of all ages like doing scavenger hunts. Sometimes, if you are lucky, you can even get teenagers off their cell… Read More »

31 Days to Pray for Your Spouse Challenge

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I am so, so, so, so, SO excited to be hosting the 31 Days to Pray for Your Spouse Challenge starting on July 1st!! It’s going to be A.MAZ.ING. I cannot wait to watch God… Read More »

How to Host an Ice Cream Social This Summer

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Summer is wrought with possibilities for getting to know your neighbors, hanging out with friends, and enjoying tasty summer treats! My favorite summer activity involves all three – old friends, new friends, and really yummy… Read More »

Summer Bucket List: Outdoor Activities and Healthy Snack Ideas

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No matter where you live, summer is the season for outdoor fun in the sun. This is the time of year when precious memories are made during family vacations and backyard get-togethers with friends. Make… Read More »

Going to the Zoo with Apologia: #zooApologia

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— We wanted to do some “casual” learning this summer while taking advantage of our zoo membership, so I contacted my friends at Apologia to see if they’d be interested in partnering with us in… Read More »

Summer Bucket List: Learning to Cook

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My 11-year-old daughter has enjoyed helping me in the kitchen since she was a toddler. She’s been cutting up veggies and fruits for me for quite a few years now. (Shhhh…..Don’t tell her dad! He… Read More »

I Need Some Help Here! by Kathi Lipp

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When you pick up a book on parenting and find yourself encouraged several times over before you even make it to chapter one, you know you have a winner. I Need Some Help Here! by… Read More »