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It’s that time of year when I start planning for next school year and begin hunting for books for Christmas gifts. I have hit on some tremendous deals and am so excited, although I keep telling myself that I must pace myself because there are months and months until the new school year and even… Read More #5Fav: Cheap Books!!!
Linktoberfest continues. Last week, I shared my menu planning strategies to eat healthy on a tight budget. This week I am featuring my breakfast plans, since I have taken on that meal as a project to better plan and ensure the kids are getting better nutrition first thing in the morning. 1 First, I make… Read More Healthy Breakfast Ideas in 7QT
Linking up with Kelly again for Linktoberfest. This is my two millionth somewhere around thirteenth post of Seven Quick Takes, although I sometimes forget to tag posts, so it is probably more! I am prepping my shopping list for our monthly grocery stockup. My boys are bottomless pits and I am trying hard to come… Read More Healthy Meals on a Tight Budget in 7QT
As I mentioned, I attended a wonderful homeschooling conference on Saturday. I have more to share about it, including a fabulous giveaway on Friday, but today I thought I would focus on my five favorite reasons to attend a conference. 1 Books, books, books, books, and more books! There are so many resources out there… Read More Homeschool Conference Five Favs
I don’t have a bucket list, per se. Sure, there are things I’d like to do, but I won’t feel my life a failure if I don’t get to do them. However, I have formulated what I call my “Million Dollar Plan.” These are the things I would do, if I ever were handed a… Read More My Million Dollar Plan
I am still working on my post about “giving up” for Lent. (I can’t believe how long it is taking me!) However, Ash Wednesday is just over a week away, and since I try very hard not to shop during Lent, I have been collecting small items for the children’s baskets. I thought I would… Read More Easter Baskets: A Practical Catholic’s Guide
I started collecting my nativity pieces when I was 18. Every year I added one or more. Most are just from Wal-Mart, there are a couple of special ones like my olive wood camel from Bethlehem, and the Angel Buddy bought me. It isn’t really worth much, but for my family it is a treasure.… Read More Nativity Birthday Cake for Jesus in Seven Quick Takes
It’s Seven Quick Takes Friday! When I was a little girl, I loved dolls–actually I still do. When my mom finished a bottle of dish soap, we would craft homemade rag dolls using the bottle as a form. I have not made one in over 25 years, but as I was finishing up my last… Read More Our Lady of Guadalupe Statue Tutorial in Seven Quick Takes
We began celebrating St Lucy’s Day about four or five years ago when Cowgirl and I first read the American Girl Kirsten series, which is about a Swedish American Girl on the plains. Since, I thought this would be a one time event, I made a simple crown out of a fake evergreen wreath that… Read More A St Lucy Crown Tutorial