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Two Books for a Creative Year

Who else is ready for a new year? While 2020 was certainly memorable, I will be happy to see the calendar turn to another year. I've got a couple of great books to keep those creative juices flowing all year long for your kids, or perhaps even yourself! This post contains affiliate links. That means… Continue reading Two Books for a Creative Year

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Fanatic News Flash – January 2020

A fresh start. A clean slate. A time of review and renewal. That's what a new year is to me, and that's why I love it so much! Of course, I can't start the new year without heading to my hometown to see the Oriental Dragon Run. Although the spectacle lasts less than 20 minutes,… Continue reading Fanatic News Flash – January 2020

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My word of the year – 2020

Resolutions, goals, intentions. Whatever you like to call it, it's not only a new year, it's a new decade! There's a lot wrapped up in my little four-letter word for the year! As the title implies, it may appear that this word is all too common. You could very well group it into the short-lived… Continue reading My word of the year – 2020

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Do The Things

My favorite holiday is finally here! No, it's not because I will be sipping champagne and dancing until 2a.m. New Year's Eve is much different for me and always has been. Our evening consists of celebrating my dad's birthday (who will be 80) with soup, grilled cheese, and my mom's homemade cake. We will then… Continue reading Do The Things

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This Isn’t a New Year’s Resolution. It’s an ALL YEAR Resolution!

At the start of every new year, people everywhere make resolutions. Losing weight, being more organized, and changing habits are probably the most popular. While I would like to do all those things, the one thing closest to my heart is homeschooling. Finding ways to improve, finding new things to implement, most of all -… Continue reading This Isn’t a New Year’s Resolution. It’s an ALL YEAR Resolution!