Q is for Quiet Time

Q is for Quiet Time

Good Morning! Here’s hoping you’ve had a cuppa something (my thing is coffee), have done your Devotion for the morning, and are ready to take on the day. My name is Emily and I took on the letter Q in the ABC’s of Homeschooling Through The Holidays. You might be thinking, “really Emily, Q?” But [...]

Christmas Lapbooks

ABCs of Homeschooling Through the Holidays-Christmas Lapbooks

This post is part of our ABCs of Homeschooling through the Holidays series. It is for letter “L” {yes, a little out of order, I know. It was my mistake} and was written by Erin from Water on the Floor. Do you like to take a break from your regular school schedule during the holidays? [...]

FREE Farm Animal Puppets

FREE Farm Animal Puppet printable templates

This post is part of our ABCs of Homeschooling through the Holidays series and is written by Monica from Happy and Blessed Home. Merry Christmas everyone! I’m Monica, and I blog over at HappyandBlessedHome.com. My grandfather owned a bookstore and would bring me books for as long as I can remember. One of the things [...]

O is for “Oh, What Fun!”

Oh-What-Fun!

This post is for letter “O” in the ABCs of Homeschooling Through the Holidays series. It is written by Ellen from Eyes on Heaven. Advent and Christmas is a great time of year to remember that being a person of faith is fun. As Christians, our faith can sometimes seem monotonous or demanding. After all, [...]

N is for Nativity

This post is for letter “N” in the ABCs of Homeschooling Through the Holidays series. It was written by Meg from Adventures with Jude. I love collecting Nativity sets.  My most prized creche is an olivewood set that hubby and I purchased at a Bethlehem gift shop on our honeymoon.  Every year, it is placed [...]

The Passion of Mary: An Untold Story of Advent

The Passion of Mary: An Untold Story of Advent

We’ve talked a lot about preparing our children’s hearts for Christmas, but what about your heart, Mom? Is your heart ready to celebrate the birth of our Savior, or are you too caught up in the stress and busyness of Christmas to truly focus on the reason for the season? I’m so excited to introduce [...]

Learning about Christmas Around the World {6-Day Mini Unit Study}

Christmas Around the World 6-Day Mini Unit Study

This post is for letter “L” of the ABCs of Homeschooling Through the Holidays series. It was written by Victoria from Homemaking with Heart. When we teach our children about the world outside their doorstep, we widen their awareness and understanding to different worldviews and ways of life beside their own.  This awareness will be [...]

Keeping it Simple at Christmas

Keeping it Simple at Christmas

This post is part of the ABCs of Homeschooling Through the Holidays. It was written by Tara from This Sweet Life of Mine. When my kids were younger, I loved Christmas shopping. The older they got, though, the more I began to dread it. I would carry a notebook with me so I could make [...]

J is for Finding Real Joy

The Secret to Finding Real Joy

This post is for letter “J” of The ABCs of Homeschooling Through the Holidays and it is written by one of my closest friends and greatest prayer warriors, Rebecca Brandt from Mom’s Mustard Seeds. Have you enjoyed the beginning of the Holiday season – seeking that Joy we all want in our lives? It’s amazing, [...]