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The Healing Quilt-Review

About The Healing Quilt… Publisher’s Weekly Bestseller Retired Amish newlyweds Emma and Lamar Miller have decided to buy a winter place in Sarasota, Florida. But it wouldn’t feel like home if Emma didn’t take her quilting materials and offer classes. Wounded and hurting people have a knack for finding their way to her classes for [Read On]


Our Curriculum Choices for 12th Grade

First of all, how on earth did we get here to 12th grade??!!  When we started this homeschooling journey several years ago, back in 5th grade, the end of our homeschooling years seemed years and years away.  We would be homeschooling for the rest of our lives it seemed.  And sadly, I find myself very [Read On]


Woman of Courage-Review

About Woman of Courage… Amanda Pearson, a Quaker woman suffering from a broken engagement, leaves her home in New York and travels West to minister to the Nez Perce Indians. Along the way, she encounters many problems, yet she never gives up. Like a true woman of courage, Amanda trusts God to see her through, [Read On]


Let’s Boogie With a Boogie Board!

Official Boogie Board Website Boogie Board on Facebook Boogie Board on Twitter About Boogie Board Sync 9.7… Spiral notebooks and legal pads are history. Now you can digitally create page after page of notes and drawings without sacrificing the writing experience. The Boogie Board Sync 9.7 saves your images and wirelessly transfers to your phone, [Read On]


PERSECUTED-Review & Giveaway

Official website for the movie Facebook Buzz About the Film… “Bringing the battle of FREE SPEECH to light.” FoxNews “House of Cards for the religious sect.” – POLITICO “A big thumbs-up.” – American Family Association   Watch the Movie Trailer… About the Book… The Question Is Not IF Attempts Will Be Made to Limit Religious [Read On]


Plexus-Week 2 Report

We are still plugging along on our Plexus journey.  Last week I posted about our Week 1 Results.  We’ve had some more success, so I wanted to be sure to share it.  This is definitely a good journal of our journey, in any case. As a reminder,  Chandler is only taking the Slim drink.  He [Read On]

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From the Teacher’s Desk–Word Crimes

Today I want to share a short video that pretty much says it all.  I hope it makes you smile almost as much as it did me.


Plexus-Week 1 Report

I thought I would give a quick report on how we are doing with our Plexus journey.  Last week I posted about our Beginning.  It’s just been a week, but we have had some results. First of all, Chandler is only taking the Slim drink.  He really likes the taste and thinks it tastes like [Read On]


Ragamuffin DVD-Review & Givaway

Release Date: 7/8/14 Run-Time: 137 minutes Writer/ Director: David Schultz Dove Seal: Faith-Based with Caution Suggested Retail Price: $19.99 Distributor: Capitol Christian Distribution BUY the MOVIE About Ragamuffin… RAGAMUFFIN is based on the life of Rich Mullins, a musical prodigy who rose to Christian music fame and fortune only to walk away and live on [Read On]


Menu Plan Monday-Week of July 7th/2014

Another week, another menu.  It never seems to end, does it? Here is what I have planned for this week: Breakfasts Eggs, Toast, Bacon or Sausage Fruit Yogurt Cereal Lunches Chef Salad Sandwiches, Chips Popcorn Chicken, Fries Leftovers Dinners Steak, Baked Potatoes, Corn on the Cob, Tomato-Cucumber Salad, Whopper Pie Chicken Waldorf Salad on Romaine [Read On]

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America the Beautiful

Happy Independence Day!  I hope you enjoy this day to remember and appreciate our Freedoms here in the USA. I thought it would be nice to share a video with you today.  I chose Ray Charles.  Enjoy.

The Good Book

The Good Book-Review & Giveaway

Official Website Official Facebook Available Pre-release for $15 About The Good Book… “A tiny New Testament finds its way into the hands of seven strangers and provides hope during their individual struggles.” The Good Book, is an evangelistic SILENT feature about a small Bible that is passed along to fourteen strangers, impacting the lives of [Read On]


Our Story Begins-Plexus

I recently made a decision to try a new product to help me and my son to lose some weight.  We both struggle to lose anything no matter what program or diet we use.  We’ve both done a rigorous exercise program and didn’t lose a single inch.  Not kidding.   But I have been reading [Read On]

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21 Principles–Principle 16

Last year I started a personal challenge to share one of the 21 principles as covered in the book by Richard G. Scott.  I took a short break from this challenge when I was doing the General Conference Challenge as I felt this would get lost in all of those posts.  Then I took a [Read On]