Category Archives for Home and Garden

The Jelly Belly Factory

The Jelly Belly Factory  by Jen Holmstrom Crushed Pineapple, Blueberry, Island Punch, and Toasted Marshmallow. Do these flavors peak your interest? They should, because these are some of the most popular Jelly Belly flavors. If you have a sweet tooth like I do, you might be interested in knowing that there are two Jelly Belly […]

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5 Time and Energy Secrets Every Homeschool Parent Should Know

This workshop was taught in the 2015 Not Back to School Summit – REGISTER HERE for FREE live access to the next summit!All parents have ‘too much to do’, but especially homeschool parents who are personally responsible for the education and future of their children. Between chores, errands, meals, work, family and school, how are we […]

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Customize a World Class Education For Your Children

This workshop was taught in the 2015 Not Back to School Summit – REGISTER HERE for FREE live access to our next summit!Many of us have a clear idea of what we don’t want for our kids ‘schooling’ — we don’t want public school, or ‘conveyor belt’ or ‘one-size-fits-all’ curriculum. But we’re unclear on what we do […]

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Balancing Business and Homeschool

This workshop was taught in the 2015 Not Back to School Summit – REGISTER HERE for FREE live access to our next summit! Running a business while homeschooling requires some serious time management! Are tough economic times forcing your family to re-evaluate homeschooling? Are you someone who is facing the difficulty of deciding to take on work […]

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Creating a Humanitarian Homeschool

This workshop was taught in the 2015 Not Back to School Summit – REGISTER HERE for FREE live access to our next summit!You may have noticed that the world is changing, and families are ready to do something different and bigger for their homeschool. After a life-altering trip to Kenya, Africa, a few homeschool moms decided […]

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From Piles to Files – Organize your paper for good

This workshop was taught in the 2015 Not Back to School Summit – REGISTER HERE for FREE live access to our next summit!Finally…paper organization so easy that you’ll wonder why you never thought of doing it this way before! Learn the three-step system that gives your paper a home from the moment it enters the door. Eliminate […]

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The Family Chunk Clock System

This workshop was taught in the 2015 Not Back to School Summit – REGISTER HERE for FREE live access to our next summit!We all know what it feels like to create a new family schedule. We make it beautiful, color code it and introduce it with fanfare to our families. And then in two weeks we […]

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Time-Bending for Busy Moms

This workshop was taught in the 2015 Not Back to School Summit – REGISTER HERE for FREE live access to our next summit!  Does life sometimes feel overwhelming to you? How do you do it all? I get asked that a lot, and I usually say “I don’t!” But I do balance a lot in my life, […]

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Homeschooling Abroad

This workshop was taught in the 2015 Not Back to School Summit – REGISTER HERE for FREE live access to our next summit!  Bloom and learn where you are planted, is my motto. Do you live overseas and homeschool (or want to)? There is so much to learn while traveling and homeschooling. Want to get “out […]

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Top 10 Essential Supplies for Preschoolers

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 Share0 Pin0 By Jen Holmstrom Preschoolers are self educators by nature.  They enjoy exploring their surroundings and seek out hands-on projects. Providing these activities is the best way to facilitate preschool education.  In preparation for a school year with your preschooler, it is helpful to acquire the basic supplies that are […]

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