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Alexandra S
Lived in Tokyo, Japan
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Brain Pop Junior App
Loving this app for K-grade 3. Brain Pop Junior covers six subjects. We began with the free app at Amazon, and liked it so much that we paid for full access, about $9.45 per month. I stepped away from my frugal ways(find it free) for this one. The quality w...
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Bedtime Math
I just ordered the book after using the website for free math problems. A question a night keeps the math fears away - Bedtimemath.org  Math problems are divided by skill level, so can be used across ages.
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Thrift Finds for Math
Picked up a making change game today, and six or seven BBC Earth Life nature puzzles all for .59 cents a pound! We'll check out  this game out tomorrow. From the Manufacturer Exact Change combines an excellent teaching lesson with fun, fast paced action tha...
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Frigal DIY Math Games with Dice
Just pinned a few to Pinterest DIY giant dice game . Connect Four Final Count Down 10,000 Dice Game(Farkle) By the way, I see dice all the time at the thrift store for pennies a piece when sold together bags. These are very inexpensive math games for home l...
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Thinking about Altered Vintage Clipboards
Via Pinterest from here. My daughter made one with some thrifted paper, and now I'm wanting to try it too. Clipboards are always at our thrifts for under a dollar, and they are the vintage sturdy type. I think I'll try vintage public domain images and/or vi...
Via Pinterest from here. My daughter made one with some thrifted paper, and now I'm wanting to try it too. Clipboards are always at our thrifts for under a dollar, and they are the vintage sturdy type. I think I'll try vintag...
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Thrift Finds - Educational Games
Picked up a vintage Spill and Spell last week,  some s tate flash cards , and a  3D Taj Mahal puzzle . The Spill and Spell was a hit. We have not yet put together the huge puzzle yet, but it looked like fun. I'll be doing a little unit study along with the ...
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Frogs in the Pond
Apparently April was National Frog Month . Save the frogs! We've got a frog living in our pond now, and it took up residence with us in April. I added rocks to the bottom and anchored some floating driftwood which seems to be ideal. I just ordered some tadp...
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DIY Decoupage Resin Tray
I had no idea how easy it was to work with resin, but I'd definitely do this outside because of the fumes. Check it out . I'll be picking out a tray at the thrift for this. Fun!
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Recycling Plastic Plant Containers
I just noticed that Lowes will recycle your discarded plastic plant containers. I always hated throwing those out when I purchased new plants. See here.
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Etsy Store Update
I am trying to list every day, but the weather has not been cooperating for pictures. The house is too dark, so I take my Etsy pictures outside. I ordered a light tent for inside, but it must be coming from overseas because it won't arrive until May 20th. I...
I am trying to list every day, but the weather has not been cooperating for pictures. The house is too dark, so I take my Etsy pictures outside. I ordered a light tent for inside, but it must be coming from overseas because i...
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I'm a homeschooling mom of two, a teen and a little. I hope this collection of mine helps you as much as it has helped us. I have an Etsy shop here:http://www.etsy.com/people/Alexandra66 And a blog: http://happyheartsathome.blogspot.com/