Category Archive: School Desk

May 07

Meet the Allens ~ Sonlight Blog Party

Drew

  I decided to join the Sonlight Blog Party a little late. (If you know me in real life, this won’t surprise you.) With the craziness we have had around here since Christmas, it has left me rather uninspired and in a blogging funk. With the arrival of spring in these parts and the balm …

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Mar 03

Register Now for the Teach Them Diligently Convention!

TTD Reasons 2015

It is countdown time for the upcoming Teach Them Diligently Convention in Atlanta, Georgia, April 9-11, 2015. Our family is looking forward to the inaugural Atlanta debut! We have attended Teach Them Diligently in South Carolina and Washington, DC over the last two years. We have family in Marietta so we will get to visit with family …

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Jan 20

Check out my Guest Post on Homeschool Launch Today

I have been taking a much needed blogging break around here for the last month. We took a family trip, lost a dear family member and have been getting back into our homeschool groove after taking four weeks off. I have been doing a little bit of guest writing behind the scenes and I would …

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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 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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Aug 31

How Goals Help Me Aim for Excellence

I love setting goals. There is something about listing out the things that I want to accomplish on paper that helps me gain perspective on my life. I have been working through some exercises on goal setting in the last several weeks in conjunction with an upcoming review on the 7-Minute Life Planner. This has …

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Aug 23

Celebrating the First Week of Routine and Goals for Next Week

Our First week of back to routine is completed. We had interruptions and we made some wonderful memories. I was able to remind myself in the interruptions that homeschooling is a blessing because of flexibility. The main goals for my week were to help Luke follow a checklist, set aside quality time for Lydia’s preschool …

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Jul 30

Wordless Wednesday

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We will be making a trek to Virginia midweek to visit grandparents. Here are some pics from our last week of summer school. Lydia lining up her bears in the window

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Jul 27

Planning Resources – Things to Enhance Your Homeschool Planning

Planning resoures

Today I am sharing a roundup of some of the things I am using in my homeschool planning this year. I thought that I would also share some of the things that have worked for me in the past. I am even going to share some cool things I have found on Pinterest or other …

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Jul 20

Five Random Photos from Our Week

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<a href="http:// conversaving.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/20140720-235703-86223985.jpg”> Fun with friends at the peach packing plant One of the foam magnet creations the kids made David serving at the local homeless ministry Homemade chalk paint A field trip to the roller rink

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