Thankful Basket

As we enter into this season of thanks, I wanted to create a home environment where my kiddos can express their thanks to God for His blessings. At the beginning of the month, we started our Thanksgiving tree. Now we wanted to share with you our thankful basket. This simple activity not only helps all […]

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Roasting Your Own Pumpkin Seeds

If your kids are anything like mine, they love seeds and nuts for snacks.  So, when I told them that we would roast the pumpkin seeds from our pumpkin carving activity, they were all into it.  On a side note, did you know that pumpkin seeds is a good source of protein, iron and vitamin […]

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Halloween Candy: Creative Ways to Use Them

Now that Halloween is over, what are you going to do with all those candies. Between the candies my kiddos got from a harvest party and the ones we bought for trick-or-treaters, we have three beach buckets left. I could save all the candies and let them eat it, or, being a homeschool mom, I wanted […]

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Easy Pumpkin Carving Ideas

No-carve pumpkin designs are definitely easier and cleaner than your carved ones, but with the right tools, carving a pumpkin is not too difficult. Tools:  You should be able to find these at Walmart or Target stores. They even carry these carving tools at the Dollar Tree stores. Amazon.com also sells them if you prefer to […]

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Fall Leaf Rubbings

If you have not done leaf rubbings before, it’s a fun and easy activity for you and  the kiddos. For you, it’s not messy making cleanup a breeze. Also, you can transform the product into notecards or thank you cards.  For the kids, it’s an art project that is easy to learn and fun for […]

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