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Homeschooling

Book It is enrolling for the 2018/2019 school year.  Sign up here.  Homeschool families may sign up for a kit for their family.  Not a homeschooler?  Get your child’s teacher to sign their class up to participate or you can search to see if your school is already participating!  Enrollment info is here. Not familiar with …

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March 14, 2018, is National Children’s Craft day – although at our house, ANY day could be craft day! Get crafty with the kids today to celebrate National Children’s Craft day! Here are some ideas: Popsicle Stick Caterpillars Thumbprint Caterpillars Egg Carton Caterpillars Butterflies / Caterpillar to Butterfly activity Binoculars Spider Leaf Painting Acorn Painting Sunglasses Easter …

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ABCmouse.com President’s Day Sale: 50% off Annual Subscriptions

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on February 16, 2018 · 0 comments

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Get 1 year for only $45 - 62% off!

ABCmouse is an online kid’s learning site that features a full online curriculum for kids: Preschool through Kindergarten (ages 2-6). The Step-by-Step Learning Path presents the full ABCmouse.com curriculum in a carefully designed program of more than 450 lessons in six levels. As your child completes each lesson, he or she is guided to the next …

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This is a repost of a list of Valentine’s books I made a few years ago.  I’ve updated it here with a few more books! 26 34 Valentine’s Day Books for Kids | Pete the Cat, Llama Llama, Mickey + more favorite characters Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! Here’s a list of Valentine’s Day books for …

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**The links in this post are affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Do you need something to supplement your homeschool curriculum?  Do you have a kid that just really loves geography?  Maybe the big kids are off at school and you want something special …

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31 Books about Christmas for Kids of All Ages

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on December 3, 2017 · 0 comments

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We love reading Christmas books around Christmas (and most any other time of the year!) I personally like real books I can touch but most of these titles are available for Kindle or other e-readers and you can download them instantly if you need them right now. This one is most likely our #1 pick!  The …

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Little Passports: Save 15% on all Subscriptions

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on November 11, 2017 · 0 comments

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**The links in this post are affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Do you need something to supplement your homeschool curriculum?  Do you have a kid that just really loves geography?  Maybe the big kids are off at school and you want something special …

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Pizza Hut Book It Program Enrolling for 2017/2018

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on September 4, 2017 · 0 comments

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Book It is enrolling for the 2017/2018 school year.  Sign up here.  Homeschool families may sign up for a kit for their family.  Not a homeschooler?  Get your child’s teacher to sign their class up to participate or you can search to see if your school is already participating!  Enrollment info is here. Not familiar with …

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There are literally HUNDEREDS of titles available to read for FREE from Amazon! Got a kid headed to high school or college this school year? Here are quite a few classics and historical fiction novels you can download for FREE!    Chances are, some of these might pop up on the required reading list!  I read a …

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Little Passports: Save 15% on all Subscriptions (thru 8/14)

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on July 31, 2017 · 0 comments

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  **The links in this post are affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Do you need something to supplement your homeschool curriculum?  Do you have a kid that just really loves geography?  Maybe the big kids are going off to school and you want …

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Viewing Tips for the Solar Eclipse (August 21, 2017)

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on July 26, 2017 · 0 comments

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In case you haven’t been paying attention, there will be a RARE opportunity to view a total (or near total, depending on your exact location) solar eclipse on August 21, 2017.   It will be visible in totality only within a band across the entire contiguous United States.  Totality occurs in a narrow path across Earth’s surface, …

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Kid’s can earn a FREE book this summer from Barnes and Noble for reading eight books from May 16 to September 5,  2017, with their Summer Reading Program!  Which means it has already started! Fill out the reading log and when it’s full (8 books read), take it to your local Barnes and Noble and pick …

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Book It is enrolling for the 2017/2018 school year.  Sign up here.  Homeschool families may sign up for a kit for their family.  Not a homeschooler?  Get your child’s teacher to sign their class up to participate or you can search to see if your school is already participating!  Enrollment info is here. Not familiar with …

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Kid’s can earn a FREE book this summer from Barnes and Noble for reading eight books from May 16 to September 5,  2017, with their Summer Reading Program! Fill out the reading log and when it’s full (8 books read), take it to your local Barnes and Noble and pick a FREE book from the list …

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March 14, 2017, is National Children’s Craft day – although at our house, ANY day could be craft day! Get crafty with the kids today to celebrate National Children’s Craft day! Here are some ideas: Popsicle Stick Caterpillars Thumbprint Caterpillars Egg Carton Caterpillars Butterflies / Caterpillar to Butterfly activity Binoculars Spider Leaf Painting Acorn Painting Sunglasses Easter …

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  Ok, I’m quite a nerd – but I really would love these books.  In my defense, I homeschool my son, so these books will come in handy as time goes on! Groupon has the Everything You Need to Ace… In One Big Fat Notebook for $11.99 each!  There are 5 choices: Everything You Need to Ace …

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  Ok, I’m quite a nerd – but I really would love these books.  In my defense, I homeschool my son, so these books will come in handy as time goes on! Groupon has the Everything You Need to Ace… In One Big Fat Notebook for $12.99 each!  There are 5 choices: Everything You Need to Ace Science …

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There are literally HUNDEREDS of titles available to read for FREE from Amazon! Here are quite a few classics and historical fiction novels you can download for FREE!   This is especially good if you have a kid in high school – one of these might pop up on the required reading list!  I read a lot …

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Little Passports: Order by 12/20 for Christmas Delivery and get 15% off

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on December 18, 2016

in All,Christmas Shopping,Homeschooling

**The links in this post are affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Hoping to give the gift of adventure this holiday season? Order Little Passports by December 20th for a December 24th delivery! Hurry, holiday shipping and 15% off on any subscription ends …

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Little Passports Cyber Monday 60% Off (Biggest Savings Ever!)

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on November 28, 2016

in All,Homeschooling,kids,preschool

**The links in this post are affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. The Little Passports 1-day Cyber Monday sale is here! If you did not have the chance to purchase Little Passports during the Black Friday weekend sales, don’t worry! The savings continue with …

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