One of the books that Mr. Q was reading for school this year included some fascinating history of the hand-drawn illuminated manuscripts that were created during the Middle Ages. It was the glimpse into history that made the ESV Illuminated Bible catch my eye!
I actually wanted to be an archaeologist when I was in grade school! That didn't exactly work out, but I still love to study history and archaeology. I'm always on the lookout for a good history documentary, so I was anxious to review Patterns of Evidence: Exodus.
Finding good books for my older kids is always a challenge. That's why I was intrigued by The League and the Lantern by Brian Wells. A clean read, aimed at middle school kids, packed with action and adventure? Definitely a book that I want to check out! Jake Herndon is on the cusp of seventh… Continue reading Book Review: The League and the Lantern
Note: Post contains affiliate links.I love magazines. Print magazine specifically. Sure, I read a lot of ebooks and even some digital magazines, but there's nothing like finding a beautiful magazine in your mailbox! It's a pleasure to curl up with a cup of tea and a fresh magazine. My daughter loves reading magazines just as… Continue reading Dear Magazine Giveaway
"Praise be to the Lord, the God of Israel, because he has come and has redeemed his people." –Luke 1:68 There was a time when my Christmas trees were perfectly decorated. All of the ornaments adhered to a color scheme, and only white lights were allowed on my tree! Tinsel was most definitely not allowed.… Continue reading He Has Come…
This week's topic for the Not-Back-to-School blog hop hosted by Home Educating Family is Homeschooling Outside the [Curriculum] Box! This week one of my readers will win the On the Go Planner from Home Educating Family. Look for the details at the end of this post! Back when Mom started homeschooling my sister and me,… Continue reading Homeschooling Outside the [Curriculum] Box
This week's topic for the Not-Back-to-School blog hop hosted by Home Educating Family is Making My School Unique! But first, let's announce the winner of last week's giveaway… Andrea P, congratulations! This week you can win one of Home Educating Family's gorgeous wall calendars. Look for details at the end of the post! We do… Continue reading Making My School Unique
The lovely folks over at Home Educating Family are hosting a Not-Back-to-School blog hop every Friday this month! And there will be prizes! This week, we’ll be sharing our homeschool stories and you could win a one-year subscription to Home Educating Family Magazine! Be sure to look for details about the giveaway at the bottom… Continue reading My Homeschool Story
The results are in and the random number generator at random.org chose Hilary! Congratulations! Thanks to everyone who left a comment and entered the drawing! Have a lovely weekend!
The lovely folks at Dayspring have sent me a back-to-school assortment of their products for review. Several different designs are available, but the set they sent me will be perfect for Munchkin to use this fall. Homeschoolers use plenty of notebooks, folders and three-ring binders! The set I received included two of each. The notebooks… Continue reading Product Review: Back to School