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Homeschooling allows kids to be kids without the outside pressure to be grown-ups in kid-sized bodies.

One of the things I love about homeschooling is the ability to keep my kids little for just a little bit longer. I don’t mean little as in I never want them to grow up. I mean little as in young. I don’t want them to grow up faster than necessary. I don’t…
Homeschooling allows kids to be kids without the outside pressure to be grown-ups in kid-sized bodies.
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Come find some new fun science ideas for all ages at this week's Hearts for Home Blog Hop.

Welcome to February, and our first link-up of the month! There’s a lot gong on this month with Groundhog’s Day, Chinese New Year, Valentine’s Day, and President’s Day all this month! There are tons of learning activities you can incorporate with these…
Come find some new fun science ideas for all ages at this week's Hearts for Home Blog Hop.
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Snuggle up with your little love bug and read these fun Valentine's Day picture books!

Snuggle up with your favorite preschooler. Hug them. Smooch them. Read an old favorite, or discover a new one! These books are a great place to start… Valentine’s Day Books for Preschoolers The Biggest Kiss – Everyone needs kisses, so what could be better…
Snuggle up with your little love bug and read these fun Valentine's Day picture books!
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Add some fun studies to your February homeschool lessons with these units, printables, books, and more.

Where has January gone? Hopefully, you missed the snow like we did, or you’ve thawed out if you got hit. If you enjoyed the activities in my Homeschool Through the Year: January post, you’ll love what I’ve got featured this month.  February is packed full…
Add some fun studies to your February homeschool lessons with these units, printables, books, and more.
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These historical fiction picture books will bring your homeschool history lessons to life!

I love using living books in our homeschool. They bring the lessons to life. Since Emma is an avid reader, she usually gets through several books on her list with each topic we study. I like to provide a variety of fiction and non-fiction books for her to…
These historical fiction picture books will bring your homeschool history lessons to life!
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This devotional/journal combo is a great resource for your 8-12 year olds. The Plans I Have for You is a full-color, 90-day devotional designed to help tweens recognize that God has a plan and purpose for their lives. Enter to win a copy of these books. Contest ends at midnight on 2/1/16. Don't miss it!

I’m always on the hunt for books and devotionals that will help my kids draw nearer to God. The Plans I Have for You Devotional and coordinating Journal do just that. Em was very excited to dive in to these books, and she has made them a regular part of…
This devotional/journal combo is a great resource for your 8-12 year olds. The Plans I Have for You is a full-color, 90-day devotional designed to help tweens recognize that God has a plan and purpose for their lives. Enter to win a copy of these books. Contest ends at midnight on 2/1/16. Don't miss it!
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Perk up your winter menu with a fresh fruit delivery! Enter to win a California Fruit Bounty box from GrubMarket! #giveaway

There’s nothing better than yummy fresh fruit to snack on after a long day of homeschooling. The problem is that fresh fruit is pretty pricey during the long winter months. Grapes and strawberries are staples in our house, but the price is sky high right…
Perk up your winter menu with a fresh fruit delivery from GrubMarket! Enter to win a California Fruit Bounty Box. Contest ends 2/12/16.
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These George Washington books are perfect for middle schoolers. They'll be a great addition to your American History or President's Day homeschool lesson plans.

There seems to be a plethora of picture books available to supplement our history studies.  While I enjoy teaching with picture books, sometimes I want my middle schooler to dig a little deeper. Last week, I shared a list of books about Abraham Lincoln…
These George Washington books are perfect for middle schoolers. They'll be a great addition to your American History or President's Day homeschool lesson plans.
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Add a little fun to your wintertime homeschool lessons with this free Arctic Friends activity pack.

Add a little fun to your wintertime homeschool lessons with this free Arctic Friends activity pack. Arctic animals are fun to study, because they’re so cute. Waddly little penguins. Narwhals with their unicorn horns. Big, furry polar bears. Fun stuff!…
Add a little fun to your wintertime homeschool lessons with this free Arctic Friends activity pack.
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Help your kids countdown to Valentine's Day with this free printable countdown chain.

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Kids are beginning to think about what Valentines they’ll pass out to their friends. They may be begging for conversation hearts at the grocery store. And, they might be thinking about the people they love. Help…
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Come find some new Valentine's Day ideas at this week's Hearts for Home Blog Hop.

Welcome back to another week of the Hearts for Home Blog Hop. This week, I’m featuring a great round-up of Valentine’s Day ideas. I hope you find some great ideas to use with your kiddos. Last week’s most clicked post was 52 Storybooks for Middle…
Come find some new Valentine's Day ideas at this week's Hearts for Home Blog Hop.
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These Abraham Lincoln biographies are perfect for middle schoolers. They'll be a great addition to your American History or President's Day homeschool lesson plans.

President’s Day is just around the corner. On this day, we celebrate the birthdays of Abraham Lincoln and George Washington. This is a great time of year to teach your students about two of America’s great presidents. This week, we’ll focus on Abraham…
These Abraham Lincoln biographies are perfect for middle schoolers. They'll be a great addition to your American History or President's Day homeschool lesson plans.
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