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How to Handle Spelling Rule Breakers

Friday, June 29th, 2018

“Learning how to spell words that don’t follow the rules can be a bit boring. And we can’t have that! So the All About Spelling program has a fun and motivating way to teach these Rule Breakers. We throw them in jail, of course!….” In Marie Rippel’s newest blog post on How to Handle Spelling […]

We look for everybody to sympathize with us

Friday, June 29th, 2018

James Smith Important Question 1858 Should it be according to your mind? Job 34:33 We are prone to be fretful, to complain of the dispensations of Divine Providence, and to reflect harshly upon the Lord’s dealings with us. We want our own way. We wish to carve for ourselves. We would be treated as God’s […]

Hours of Sleep

Thursday, June 28th, 2018

The National Sleep Foundation recommends that teenagers get at least 9 hours of sleep a day. Some teens prefer an afternoon nap and less time in bed overnight. There is nothing wrong with this. People are different. One size does not fit all — as homeschoolers understand. A great advantage of homeschooling is that it […]

One more reason why I like the phonics curriculum All About Reading

Saturday, June 23rd, 2018

Since everything is carefully laid out in the phonics curriculum All About Reading, you can avoid the “curse of knowledge” as you teach your child to read. Read about this “curse of knowledge” here.

Your work is not yet done

Saturday, June 23rd, 2018

“Every Day” Author unknown, 1872 You have not yet come to the rest and the inheritance which the Lord your God is giving you. –Deuteronomy 12:9 These words were addressed to the people of Israel in reference to their entrance into Canaan. A better rest and a more glorious inheritance are in reserve for the […]

Three free Trivium Pursuit books with your order

Friday, June 15th, 2018

Please join me in my journey to learn how to use essential oils. I love how the smell of essential oils moves throughout my house, making everything smell fresh and wonderful. I love how when I apply essential oils to my skin, it gives me a sense of well-being and peace. There’s so much to […]

Soul Care

Sunday, June 10th, 2018

What do you think of when you hear the word “Puritan”? Straight-laced, stern, legalistic, harsh. But did you know that the Puritans were the first, and some of the best biblical counselors? They wrote lots of practical books designed to bring hope and help to the troubled lives of fellow believers. They called what they […]

Atheist

Sunday, June 10th, 2018

Excerpt from John Bunyan’s The Pilgrim’s Progress with 525 Illustrations Spanning 250 Years, Part One Atheist So the man drew nearer and nearer, and at last came up to them. His name was Atheist, and he asked them where they were going. CHRISTIAN: “We are going to the Celestial City.” Then Atheist burst into laughter. […]

Tiny cowboys and Indians

Sunday, June 10th, 2018

This might be my greatest garage sale find. $2

Amazing Leonardo da Vinci Inventions You Can Build Yourself

Saturday, June 9th, 2018

Eric’s birthday is coming — do you think he’ll like this? Amazing Leonardo da Vinci Inventions You Can Build Yourself by Maxine Anderson Post may contain affiliate links to materials I recommend. Read my full disclosure statement.

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