• Great Homeschooling and Parenting Books for Homeschool Parents
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    GREAT HOMESCHOOL BOOKS FOR MOMS šŸ“˜ books that will inspire & encourage you in your homeschool journey

    Today I have a much requested video: some of my favorite homeschool books for moms. There’s a combination of homeschool and parenting books here, these have all be helpful in our homeschool journey and I hope they will be helpful in yours!       GREAT HOMESCHOOLING & PARENTING BOOKS Seasons of a Mother’s Heart A mother’s life is a whirlwind of seasons, changing from one to another without much warning, and then to another the next day. If your heart is prepared, you can adjust to whatever season comes upon you, weathering the changes with grace; if it is not, you will find yourself reeling and twisting in the…

  • 10 Good Middle Grade Historical Fiction Novels for Kids
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    10 Historical Fiction Middle Grade Books

    A good historical fiction book makes me want to learn more about the time period and topic it covers. I love how great middle grade is at this. Even as an adult I enjoy a lot of middle grade historical fiction books. This list includes some good historical fiction middle grade books. Also, I purposefully did not include any of the books I already included in my round up of WWII historical fiction that I have on this list here. What are some of your favorite historical fiction middle grade books?     10 Historical Fiction Middle Grade Books The Great Trouble Eel has troubles of his own: As an…

  • Fall Family Bucket List: lots of fun family activities to do together as a family in the autumn
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    FALL FAMILY BUCKET LIST: fun family things to do in the autumn to celebrate the season

    Autumn is my favorite season and this year we made a fun family fall bucket list and I thought I would share the ideas with you!       Caramel Popcorn 2 cups brown sugar 1 cup margarine 1/2 cup corn syrup 1 tsp salt 1/2 tsp baking soda 1 cup popcorn kernels 1 tsp vanilla Pop the popcorn kernals. Cook the brown sugar, margarine, corn syrup and salt together for 3-4 minutes, stirring constantly. Remove from heat and add baking soda and vanilla. Pour over popcorn and put on a cookie sheet. Once cooled, pull apart and put in an air tight container.   Citrus Cider 2 quarts apple…

  • Our favorite science resources in our homeschool as well as how I teach science without a curriculum
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    TEACHING SCIENCE WITHOUT A CURRICULUM: and some of our favorite homeschool science resources

    Welcome back to the last official installment in the Homeschooling Without a Curriculum series! If you’ve missed the series you can see all the posts here. We’ve already covered language arts, math, history and now today is science!       Book Outlet Referral Code (get $10 off your first order).   OUR FAVORITE SCIENCE RESOURCES