8 80’s TV Shows Our Kids Still Love

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As our kids get a little older and their interests grow, we try to steer them away from many of the popular teen activities of today’s culture. One of the ways we’ve tried to do that is simply to interest them in our own pasts, including exposing them to 80’s tv shows we used to […]

Motivate Your Child Action Plan – A Book Review

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Action Plan

We have a frequent saying in our home: “Do what you have to do before you do what you want to do.” We say it frequently because our children frequently forget. Our boys are 16, 12, and 10, and we’re struggling lately with teaching them responsibility, among other traits. It was because of these particular […]

Orphs of the Woodlands Review

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Do your kids wish school was “more fun”? The online educational game we’ve just been reviewing, Orphs of the Woodlands by Star Toaster, might be just what they need! Geared towards 4th through 7th graders, Orphs is a book that the students read and then do educationally based jobs in all subject areas in a […]

Snake Oil Review – Out of the Box Games

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If you enjoy using educational games to supplement your homeschool curriculum, or maybe you are just a game-playing family like we are, you need to come check out Out of the Box Games!! We had the pleasure of receiving for the purpose of review a great game called Snake Oil for ages 10 and up. […]