• Chocolate is My Friend – A Little Bird Told Me Link Party #13
  • My Homeschool During a Remodel Crash Course
  • Plant Therapy – A Little Bird Told Me – Link Up #12
  • A Little Bird Told Me Link Party #11
  • Working Homeschool Moms: Are You An Engaged Parent?
Link Party 13

A Little Bird Told Me – Link Party #13

With homeschool wrapping up for many families and summer festivities beginning, I thought it fitting to feature some of the great advice from some seasoned homeschool bloggers. Many don’t take summer off. Instead they use this time to get a head start on next year or allow them some flexibility with their current year. I…

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My Homeschool During a Remodel Crash Course

It’s been a LONG time since I’ve written. I’ve fallen of the planet when it comes to blogging. My life took a turn right into crazy town when we started a “simple” home update/remodel in preparation of listing our house on the market very soon. We’ve decided it’s time to move way out into the…

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A Little Bird Told Me Link Party #11

On the “A Little Bird Told Me” Link party, I decided to go with a green theme this week!! With spring leaves and pink blossoms finally making their entrance, I couldn’t help but show some love to nature. Spring Tree Craft for Toddlers – From Hands On  as We Grow Quick Growing Plants to Grow With Kids –…

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A Little Bird Told Me Link Party #10

On the “A Little Bird Told Me” Link party, I do believe we hit a record! I sure hope you all are checking out all of the wonderful posts out there. There were so many foodie topics, crafts, springtime fun type, and more. This week I chose some beautiful DIY projects to do up-cycling style! I hope you…

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A Little Bird Told Me Link Party #9

Welcome to the “A Little Bird Told Me” Link Party! Here you will find tons of amazing bloggers showing off their best stuff. This week I couldn’t help myself and chose to go for a green spring theme for this crafty family line up. Enjoy! 40 Egg Carton Crafts and Activities – from There’s Just One…

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My Moments and Musings – March 9th 2015

I have gotten into a terrible habit of not posting my weekly updates. My Moments and Musings post is long over due! I can't even remember the last time. Life has been busy...and stressful...it's continued to be a time of growth for my family. This weekly update is just going to be a data-dump to ...

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Link Party

A Little Bird Told Me Link Party #8

Wonderful! That is what I thought when looking at all of the amazing posts linked last week on the "A Little Bird Told Me" link party. I had the hardest time choosing, again. I saw some great paleo friendly recipes that I will be trying. I also some some safety posts like learning CPR for your kid's ...

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A Little Bird Told Me Link Party #7

Bbecause I am on the hunt for good quality DIY home remodel and decorating ideas for my home, I decided to feature the pretty things I saw this week on the "A Little Bird Told Me" Link Party! They just happen to be some of my favorite colors too! This week's features... Chalkboard Organizing ...

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working homeschool moms

Working Homeschool Moms – Let’s Talk About Co-ops

Among homeschoolers, conversations of co-ops and other groups are popular. This can be a touchy subject–with some finding themselves needing to make a difficult decision about joining or leaving a group. Many love their co-ops, but some are avidly against the entire idea. When addressing the unique ...

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A Little Bird Told Me Link Party #6

I sure hope you've had the opportunity to check out all of the amazing posts that are shared weekly with the "A Little Bird Told Me" link party. I've so enjoyed reading everyone's tips and tricks to life. I had a super hard time picking what I'd feature. I found my mouth watering at all the ...

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A Little Bird Told Me Link Party #5

Today marks my 5th week participating in the A Little Bird Told Me Link Party. The ladies behind this party are awesome and I feel so blessed to be a part of it. This week my family went on a little Vacation. So I felt a little more touchy feely and thought it suitable to feature some real life ...

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A Little Bird Told Me – Link Party #4

I had such a hard time only picking four articles to feature this week! The recipes look so good. There was at least one chicken dinner that I soooo wanted to make! And the strawberry coconut pudding...wow, that looks good! Once again, this week I am continuing the natural living theme. Wool ...

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Motivate Your Child

Motivate Your Child Book Review

Nagging. It's exhausting business, wouldn't you say? It's a problem in my house for sure. Unfortunately, the need for parental nagging has become an unrelenting habit filling way too much space in my home. A continuous lack of motivation from my children has caused a bit of an uproar which has ...

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A Little Bird Told Me Link Party #3

It was so hard to choose the featured posts this week from the "A Little Bird Told Me" Link Party.  So many good craft ideas and Valentines fun! This week I went with some good, healthy recipes to get us all through our day. Protein is such a vital nutrient and I wholeheartedly believe that ...

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Quitting Homeschool Because of a Fear of Failure?

Lately, day dreams of sending my kids off to school have filled my mind. Let me reassure you, I don't have any plans of actually quitting homeschool. But still, these thoughts have been present. Seriously, life would be so much easier. I've even threatened to take one of my kids to the school so she ...

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A Little Bird Told Me – Link Party #2

The "A Little Bird Told Me" Link Party had an awesome turnout this week! There are definitely some amazing bloggers out there! The variety of articles is a breath of fresh air! Because I have a growing desire to begin moving my focus on to more health related topics, I am thrilled to be able to ...

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A Little Bird Told Me Linky Party

A Little Bird Told Me – Linky Party #1

I am super stoked to let everyone know that I will be joining an amazing group of women, co-hosting the Linky Party called "A Little Bird Told Me" Wednesday Link Party! I love this link up because it is not just one thing.  It is a collection of everything you would find in the family home - ...

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“Motivate Your Child” Book Launch High Value Giveaway

I am happy to share with you all something pretty special as part of the "Motivate Your Child" book launch. I am on the launch team and am currently reading the book. I will have a review for you all towards the end of this month. Motivate You Child is turning out to be a wonderful eye opener ...

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Motivate Your Child Book Promotion And Pre Order

I am excited to share with you about a new book I’m reading this month -- Motivate Your Child: A Christian Parent's Guide to Raising Kids Who Do What They Need to Do Without Being Told. Doesn’t that sound amazing? Isn't that what you want for your kids? *Post contains affiliate links God's ...

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Thin Blue Line Wife, LEOW, Police Wife

I Am A Wife Standing With The Thin Blue Line

I've got to get something off my chest. I've stewed long enough and after what I've read this week, I can't be silent any longer. I've got to say something even if what I have to say may upset some people. Some in our country have spread enough hate and exaggeration about those in my family and ...

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Encouraging Students to Have Goals in Homeschool and in Life

Over the last several months (maybe years), the topic of goals in homeschool has been quite the focus between my 12-year-old daughter and myself. Motivation is something lacking. We've misplaced ambition somewhere too. Honestly, I'm not sure why this is such an issue. When I was a child I loved ...

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Christmas Ornaments!

Moments and Musings – Christmas Fun, Newfie Pup, and More!

Life as been full the last couple weeks! Very full! We've managed to keep Christmas somewhat simple this year as I wrote about in my most recent Hip Homeschool Moms article. But we've still made sure to include some fun too! For our "messy project" we made dough ornaments. This is a yearly family ...

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working homeschool moms at christmas time

Working Homeschool Moms at Christmas Time

I've said it before and I’ll say it again…I LOVE everything about this time of year. Just listening to the music makes me feel a unique sense of joy that only December brings. I have to admit though, as a working homeschool mom, the thought of all of the festivities this month makes me cringe just a ...

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