Monthly Archives: November 2010

Custom Travel Activity Books for the Fall Road Trip

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While there’s a lot of travel activity books out there that we could have purchased for the kids to work on during our fall road trip, I asked K to create custom activity books for the kids. Why? Because I wanted …

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Learning to Read: Using Reading Reflex to teach word structure

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Last week Bobbie asked me about the Bob Books and what we use to teach reading. Now if you’ve been following along with these Learning to Read posts, you know that so far I have two voracious readers who came …

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Shopping for the Fall Road Trip: A Lesson in Personal Finance

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As we have been preparing for the Fall Road Trip, there’ been a few things we’ve needed to pick up. And K reminded me that there was a few things she wanted to invest in for Jazzy. Since our last …

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A Day in the Life of a WAH, Homeschooling Mom

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The life of a homeschooler looks different for each family. Each family has its own routines. Some are more relaxed, others are very scheduled, and then there are those who are in between. Here we are a mix,depending on whether …

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Fall Road Trip: Where are we going?

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So, I realized last week that I announced it’s time for a family road trip, I forgot to tell you where we are going – sorry! Well, I guess I did tell you we are going to visit my mom in …

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