I’m not going to do a word study this week.    For this week, I just want you to meditate on these verses. And magnify the Lord.    According to the Webster’s 1828:    Magnify– verb:  to make great or greater; to extol; to exalt; to elevate      I will praise the name of… [Continue Reading]

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It’s time! Y’all have been hearing me talk about this amazing Build Your Bundle Homeschool Curriculum Sale — and now the time has come to find out everything available in these bundles and to start shopping!  There are 7 pre-set bundles, a build-your-own option, plus several premium products available during this 7 day sale, but… [Continue Reading]

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I recently heard a story about a bee hive.  Because a family believed a honey bee hive in their backyard to be a nuisance and possible danger to their children, they called a local beekeeper to come move it to a new location.  Because some of the worker bees were out doing what worker bees… [Continue Reading]

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I know y’all are gonna think I’ve gone crazy with the essential oils stuff. Truly I haven’t. Not really. Though I am excited to be able to use more natural products in our home and on my body when they do really work and smell good.    The weather has been so lovely in Kentucky… [Continue Reading]

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Summer is a great time to schedule some of those field trips you don’t have time for during the homeschool year (or public or private school year for that matter).    Kentucky is such a great state for the study of American history. Whether you wish to visit civil war battlefields, state and national parks,… [Continue Reading]

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You might have noticed that I’ve been doing 2 letters at a time for my favorites. It’s actually working quite well for me to do that, so I’m gong to continue that trend . . . on purpose! And hopefully, publish on Saturday the week following the 2nd letter.  It will give you all lots… [Continue Reading]

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M is for Magnify

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I’m not going to do a word study this week.    For this week, I just want you to meditate on these verses. And magnify the Lord.    According to the Webster’s 1828:    Magnify– verb:  to make great or greater; to extol; to exalt; to elevate      I will praise the name of […]

Character Training Curriculum Giveaway

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  This Weeks Featured Giveaway Sponsored by – We Choose Virtues We Choose Virtues Character Training Curriculum Let’s be honest, instilling virtues in kids is hard work! But can it be fun too? We think so. In fact, there’s no better way to learn. So We Choose Virtues brings memorable catchphrases, endearing characters, and just plain […]

L is for Loyal {a word study}

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I recently heard a story about a bee hive.  Because a family believed a honey bee hive in their backyard to be a nuisance and possible danger to their children, they called a local beekeeper to come move it to a new location.  Because some of the worker bees were out doing what worker bees […]

Essential Oils Insect Repellent Recipe

essential oils insect repellent

I know y’all are gonna think I’ve gone crazy with the essential oils stuff. Truly I haven’t. Not really. Though I am excited to be able to use more natural products in our home and on my body when they do really work and smell good.    The weather has been so lovely in Kentucky […]

Road Trip Kentucky: 10 Summer Field Trip Ideas

road trip KY

Summer is a great time to schedule some of those field trips you don’t have time for during the homeschool year (or public or private school year for that matter).    Kentucky is such a great state for the study of American history. Whether you wish to visit civil war battlefields, state and national parks, […]

ABC Blogging Favorites for Letters I and J

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You might have noticed that I’ve been doing 2 letters at a time for my favorites. It’s actually working quite well for me to do that, so I’m gong to continue that trend . . . on purpose! And hopefully, publish on Saturday the week following the 2nd letter.  It will give you all lots […]

Enter to Win $100 to Spend on Homeschool Curriculum!

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  {this post contains affiliate links} For one week only (July 21-28) save up to 92% on bestselling homeschooling products!    To celebrate this incredible deal, click over NOW to  ENTER THE PRE-SALE GIVEAWAY!   You can enter to win $100 towards your purchase of HOMESCHOOL CURRICULUM BUNDLES, to use when the sale goes live on […]

K is for Knit (a word study)

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For those of you who may not realize it, our son, Ben is adopted. You can read our miraculous birth story (but you may want to grab a tissue first).  Last week, during a tough couple of days (puberty is so hard!), Ben questioned for a moment if it was possible that I could love […]

Flash Giveaway – $30 IEW Gift Certificate, plus free shipping through July 10

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The Institute for Excellence in Writing (IEW) is hosting their annual Freedomship* Promotion!  Freedomship is a term coined by Andrew Pudewa, and is defined as the act or process of imparting, acquiring, or developing the character, knowledge, and skills necessary for being or remaining free. To share in the spirit of freedom, IEW is offering “freedom-shipping” on […]