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A Complete Bundle of DIY Goodies

There aren’t enough hours in the day, right? With work, helping the kids with their homework, preparing meals, cleaning up after everyone and putting yet another load of laundry on, there’s very … [Read More...]

One Question Survey

Could you take less than a minute and help me with a little planning? I am tossing and turning over a few decisions about my plans for this blog, and I really need to hear from … [Read More...]

Such a simple Valentine's Day snack for kids!

Valentine’s Day Snack for Kids

A few years ago, I needed a Valentine's Day snack for kids at a class party. I wanted something (semi) nutritious as I knew the kids would be filling up on candy. These Cupid's Arrow Sandwiches were … [Read More...]

Saving this free Home for Sale Checklist for later. Great list of things to do before putting your house on the market.

Preparing to Sell Your Home

#MarketReadyHome Over the last several months, our family has prayerfully considered moving. Honestly, I have been ready so many times, but God has persistently told us to wait. Now, we are … [Read More...]

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Such a simple Valentine's Day snack for kids!

Valentine’s Day Snack for Kids

A few years ago, I needed a Valentine’s Day snack for kids at a class party. I wanted something (semi) nutritious as I knew the kids would be filling up on candy. These Cupid’s Arrow Sandwiches were the perfect solution. Putting the sandwiches together does take a little time but you could always involve your children […]

Donate a warm coat at Burlington prior to January 19,2015 and receive a warm heart AND 10% off your entire purchase.

Burlington’s Warm Coats and Warm Hearts Drive

Burlington Stores sponsored this blog post.  The opinions and text are all mine. As the temperatures plunge this week in the deep south, I am reminded that not everyone has a warm coat to wear. As a matter of fact, some people in my community have very little to protect them from the harsh winter […]

I have never heard of some of the construction toys on this list. Need to check them out! Looks like fun!

Construction Toys for Education

Recently, I knew we would have extra time at our homeschool co-op, and I needed something to keep our 3rd through 6th graders busy. Immediately, my eyes turned to the assortment of educational construction toys we use in our homeschool. Lately, you hear the acronym S.T.E.M. used a lot. Simply, S.T.E.M. refers to science, technology, […]

These are some great ways to keep your kids from getting greedy during the holidays. I love #4!

5 Ways to Cure the Gimmees

Please tell me that I am not the only parent who has seen her precious children transformed lately by the tinsel that glitters in every store and the twinkling of lights on rooftops? Suddenly, my children are persuasive masterminds as they plead with pouty lips and glittering eyes for just one. more. toy. And, they are […]

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Snowman Printable Pack

I’m excited to introduce a new, fun Snowman printable pack, and for a limited time, you can get it for FREE. This printable pack comes with activities perfect for PreK through 2nd grade so that everyone can have a good time while learning. With over 30 activities and more than 50 pages, your children will […]

Quick and easy Christmas science project using the 5 senses. Includes a free printable.

5 Senses Christmas Science Project

Last year at our Christmas-themed co-op, I wanted to have a Christmas science experiment but struggled to find something that would work for younger elementary without a bunch of mess. So, I decided to make my own science game and the children loved it. For this Christmas science project, you will need: 10 paper lunch […]

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Thank These 5 People Who Give Extra Daily

#ExtraGumMoments #CollectiveBias During the holidays, I get so wrapped up in buying for others that I often overlook the people who give extra every day. This year, I am intent on giving a little extra to those people through one simple act of kindness. And don’t miss the free printable cards available below! Don’t these […]

FREE for a limited time. Such a cute gingerbread man printable pack!

Gingerbread Man PreK-K Printable Pack

Free for a limited time! Packed with over 30 activities for your preschooler or kindergartener including number matching, different and same, lacing, simple puzzles, dot marker sheet, simple writing, scissor practice, and much more! Get the Gingerbread Man PreK-K Printable Pack for free when you complete the form below.

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