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Be Your Child’s Champion


cham·pi·on – noun   – a person who fights or argues for a cause or on behalf of someone else     Homeschool parents – here’s the thing . . . the years you spend homeschooling can be some of…
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Teaching Preschool at Home ~ You Can Do It!

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If you’ve got very young kids at home – like under the age of 5 – you may be wondering if you’re doing enough to encourage them to learn and explore in their environment.  You may even be afraid that…
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Fresh or Canned Pumpkin?

Fresh Homemade Pumpkin Pie made for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving week is upon us and we’re gearing up for lots of food and good times together with the kids.  Pumpkin pie is often the closing act of that huge turkey dinner and it’s no different at our house.  We…
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The Best Blueberry Muffins

Best Blueberry Muffins

I love blueberry muffins!  I’ve made many a muffin, and these are my favorites.  Here’s why:  They are so easy to make. There are not a ton of ingredients here and nothing fancy like lemon zest (although it would be a…
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Mini Apple Cider Muffins

Mini Apple Cider Muffins

   November is upon us!  But, before we move right into the Christmas season (my kids are already caroling around the house) let’s enjoy some warm, Fall goodies too!  Today we’re introducing you to our new little friend:  Mini Apple…
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Teaching Reading

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Old Fashioned Apple Crisp

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Looking for a quick and easy dessert recipe that you can make ahead and have come out of the oven piping hot at the end of dinner?   Apple crisp is that dessert.   7 simple ingredients that you most likely…
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Make Awesome Overnight Caramel Pecan Rolls


  I love caramel rolls but they always seem so hard to make.  This recipe is different.  This is the easiest one that I have come across and it is sooo good.   Remember, these are overnight rolls – that means…
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Keeping Track of Homeschool Curriculum

Homeschool Curriculum Inventory

I’m currently teaching six kids at home.   Six.   With so many kids in different grades we have an abundance of books and videos and other classroom related supplies.  This material is in various locations in my life.  Some…
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