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Whether you are celebrating Columbus Day or you are studying Early American explorers, you are sure to find some great resources in this list! I have gathered the best Christopher Columbus books, lesson plans, and activities I could find all together in one place.

Christopher Columbus Unit Study Resources

Whether you are celebrating Columbus Day or you are studying Early American explorers, you are sure to find some great resources in this list! I have gathered the best Christopher Columbus books, lesson plans, and activities I could find all together in one place. History is my favorite subject. I love teaching History to my kids and I love learning about History on my own. History…

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A Study on Pablo Picasso – Lesson Plans and Ideas for Picture Study

Pablo Picasso was born on October 25, 1881 in a little town in Spain. He became one of the most renowned artists that ever lived, and this month we are celebrating his life with a Pablo Picasso Artist Study!  It’s October 1, y’all! I cannot believe how quickly this year has passed! It will be Christmas before we know it! I’m so excited to be a part of…

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As we are heading toward a new season, help your kids to get excited about Autumn with these 15 great books to read for Fall!

Great books to read for Fall

As we are heading toward a new season, help your kids to get excited about Autumn with these 15 great books to read for Fall! It’s fall, y’all! At least here on the East Coast of the US, there is starting to be a little nip in the air. I love fall… except for the inevitable winter that follows. Kinda not a fan of winter!…

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I homeschool so that I can teach Biblical values to my children. One of my favorite ways to do that is by using biographies that build character.

Biographies that Build Character

I homeschool so that I can teach Biblical values to my children as we go throughout our days. When I rise up, and sit down, and when I’m walking by the way (Duet 6:5). It’s something that is important to me, and one of my favorite ways to incorporate Biblical values is by using biographies that build character. This post includes links from Amazon or other…

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Do your kids groan when it's time for history? Why not add some excitement to your studies with some great American Historical fiction books!

American Historical Fiction

Do your kids groan when it’s time for history? Why not add some excitement to your studies with some great American Historical fiction books! This post includes links from Amazon or other affiliates. Thanks for helping support my family by purchasing through my links! See my disclosure here. History is one of my favorite subjects… to learn and to teach! I feel sad when I hear…

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Choosing the best books for your children to read can be an overwhelming task! Here are some tips to help you choose the best books for your kids.

How to Choose the Best Books for your Kids

It can be difficult to choose the best books from the sea of books available to us. Books are plentiful, but quality books are harder to find. Here are my ideas to help you choose the best books for your kids! This post may include links from Amazon or other affiliates. Thanks for helping support my family by purchasing through my links! See my disclosure here.…

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If you get a little overwhelmed when you think about starting a new homeschool year, check out this list of 5 great books every homeschool mom should read!

Books every Homeschool Mom Should Read

Do you get overwhelmed when you think about going back to homeschool? Maybe you haven’t found just the right curriculum, or you don’t even know where to start. I hope you will check out these books that I turn to when I need encouragement and direction. These are books every homeschool mom should read before the new school year starts! This post includes links from…

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This week's What to Read Wednesday is sure to make you nostalgic, because it is all about food! Join me as I share my favorite books about food and cooking!

Favorite Books about Food and Cooking

Books can invoke some very special memories of good times together. This week’s What to Read Wednesday is sure to make you nostalgic, because it is all about food and cooking books! Join me as I share some of my favorite books about food and cooking! This post includes links from Amazon or other affiliates. Thanks for helping support this site by purchasing through my…

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Alphabet books don't have to be boring picture books!

What to Read Wednesday – Alphabet Books

Alphabet books don’t have to be boring picture books. There are some really great ones out there that you can learn lots of important lessons from! Here are my favorite alphabet books for older kids! Alphabet Books for Big Kids? I was recently asked to be a co-host for what I think might be THE coolest link-up ever! It took me about 2.3 seconds to jump…

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