Monthly Archives: December 2010

Good Reads – December 2010 – Round 5

Very pretty New Year’s Eve party (Lil’ Magoolie) Why there really is hope for your New Year’s resolutions (Holy Experience) New Year’s Eve Cupcakes (I Am Baker) 12 Words on Selecting Goals for the New Year (Inspired to Action)   … Continue reading

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Do You Make Resolutions/Goals for the New Year?

I’m not much of a New Years resolution-maker. I tried last year and flopped, mostly because they were not measurable or attainable goals. They all had that panicky “I just want to be a better person” vibe. Goals and resolutions … Continue reading

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One Good Thing to do With Those Christmas Cards

I saw this idea a while back and I thought I’d share. You can find lots of fun crafts for your old Christmas cards, but what about putting them to use first thing in the New Year? Most people display theirs … Continue reading

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Good Reads – December 2010 – Round 4

Why is X Used When it Replaces Christ in Christmas? (R.C. Sproul) What We Tell Our Kids About Santa (Washington Post) 35 Gifts Your Children Will Never Forget (Becoming Minimalist) Favorite Christmas Books (The Homeschooling Classroom)

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More Thoughts on Christmas Traditions

We have been having so much fun introducing a few new Christmas traditions this year, such as our Jesse tree, advent bags, and keeping our calendar pretty well cleared. We already have a few more ideas! Christmas is a time to … Continue reading

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Good Reads – December 2010 – Round 3

Peanut Butter Cookies (Home Joys) uses whole wheat and chocolate chips – sooooo good 7 True Things About You (Inspired To Action) Whole Foods Cheap: The Series Roundup (The Cheapskate Cook) 15 Extraordinary Homeschoolers (thebestcolleges.org) as the author of A … Continue reading

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Good Reads – December 2010 – Round 2

Christmas Books for Your Family Library (Mommy Life) Growing Generosity in Your Kids at Christmas (Michael Hyatt) Home Canning in the Winter Months (Simple Bites) 128 Simple Family Activities (Inspired to Action) Gracenotes – Lovely new online store with great … Continue reading

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