Monthly Archive: September 2014

Sep 28

Missional Moments

GIC Missional Moments

Our family was so blessed to be able to participate in the annual Global Impact Celebration at our church this week. We are so blessed to have a mission-minded church and I am full to overflowing with all that God has taught me this week. I will be pondering and meditating on some of the …

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Sep 18

Teaching Accountability Through the Use of My Student Logbook – A Crew Review

student log book collage

Teaching accountability and student organization can be one of the most rewarding tasks of a homeschool teacher when fruit is realized. At the beginning of this homeschool year, I knew that my third grader was in need of this skill. I use an assignment list in binders for each of my students, but I needed …

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Sep 17

Water for the Thirsty Soul

Duggar

Have you ever likened the need for encouragement as the longing for drink when you are thirsty? I know there are times when I just LONG for some water in the hot Georgia sun. I also find my soul longing for encouragement. At these times, I run to my Father God for some much-needed love …

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Sep 16

Goal Setting and My New Favorite Tool

7 min life pin

The 7 Minute Life is a company committed to helping you learn time management skills while boosting your productivity and organizing your life. Time management strategist Allyson Lewis has created an excellent time management tool called The 7 Minute Life™ Daily Planner to help you prioritize and organize your life. I received this product free of charge for …

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Sep 14

Fall Recipe Roundup

Fall Mood Board

I felt the feeling of fall in the air tonight. Tomorrow is my birthday and will be my last cheat day for awhile. I have been allowing myself a few more off plan meals now that I am at goal weight with my Trim Healthy Mama lifestyle change. Although I am still maintaining and can …

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Sep 09

Audio Drama for the Entire Family – A Review of Under Drake’s Flag

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Heirloom Audio Productions recently sent us an audio drama for review. I had heard many positive reports of the G.A. Henty books in the homeschooling community, but had never read any of them to my children. Under Drake’s Flag is an audio drama adaptation of the book, Under Drake’s Flag, by G.A. Henty. It follows the adventures of …

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Sep 07

Encouraging Others

I have been enjoying the quiet mornings before the kids get up the last couple of weeks. When we get back into our homeschool routine, I benefit greatly by these few moments before the household is stirring. My husband sits at the kitchen table eating his breakfast and checking out the news of the day …

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