Monthly Archive: October 2013

Oct 29

Asking for Help

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“Bear one another’s burdens and so fulfill the law of Christ” – Galations 6:2 Do you regularly find yourself staggering under a heavy load? Do you try to do it all on your own without any outside help? Do you think it is a sign of weakness to admit that you have more than you …

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Oct 15

Chess House – A Schoolhouse Crew Review

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Years ago, when I was dating my husband, we talked about things we were good at that we could teach the other person. My husband mentioned chess and I said I would like to learn. I had never played before. I mentioned driving a manual transmission vehicle. He said he would like to learn how …

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Oct 11

Dave’s Fireside Chats – Of Mice and Women

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(Note:  Some rodents were harmed considerably during the making of this lifelong story.  However, I harmed them under extreme pressure from my wife.  PETA members and all others please address your complaints to:      David Allen, Get Over It Avenue, Realtown, USA.)      Throughout our lives, we all have been exposed to many examples of meaningful relationships between …

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Oct 10

George Washington: True Patriot – A Schoolhouse Crew Review

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We have been studying American History using real books in our homeschool for the past year and are currently in our second year of American history studies. I was thrilled when the opportunity to review YWAM Publishing‘s book,  George Washington: True Patriot by Janet and Geoff Benge came along. We were sent a PDF version of the book …

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Oct 05

Fundanoodle – A Schoolhouse Crew Review

Fun with Math

Fundanoodle is a company committed to providing quality school readiness materials for kids. The products are perfect for parents, teachers and kids as they work together to build an educational foundation. They aim to make learning educational and fun and their products provide some of the following skills listed on the Fundanoodle website:   Helping fine and …

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