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Arrrrr, me hearties!  One of our favorite days is coming ashore soon!  National Talk Like a Pirate Day is September 19th! Want to celebrate with the kids? Check out these easy & creative ideas to get in the spirit! We have ideas from snacks, to crafts, to games to educational ideas to use in the classroom! …

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photo credit: United States Coast Guard August 4, 2018 is National Coast Guard Day.  This is a day set aside to celebrate and honor the courageous work of the Coast Guard. The United States Coast Guard is one of the five US Armed Forces. It is a maritime, military and multi-missioned service. It operates under the Department …

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We are alllll about summer reading here.  We read and read and read.  And it’s doubly-nice because in the summer, there are plenty of place that want to reward kids for reading! Lifeway Christian Stores is one of those places! Join Lifeway’s Summer R.E.A.D.  Reveal. Explore. Amaze. Discover. God reveals Himself in Scripture, and as you explore His Word, you’ll be amazed and discover more of …

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If the LEGO-lover in your household doesn’t have some of this Building Block Tape, you MUST get them some! G got a couple rolls in his Christmas stocking.  He stuck his to the wall and keeps his favorite minifigures on it so he doesn’t lose them. The possibilities really are endless with this stuff and he’s been …

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We are alllll about summer reading here.  We read and read and read.  And it’s doubly-nice because in the summer, there are plenty of place that want to reward kids for reading! Lifeway Christian Stores is one of those places! Join Lifeway’s Summer R.E.A.D.  Reveal. Explore. Amaze. Discover. God reveals Himself in Scripture, and as you explore His Word, you’ll be amazed and discover more of …

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Enroll Now! British Soccer Camps for Kids 3-18 this summer!

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on May 2, 2018 · 0 comments

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British Soccer Camps are the most popular soccer camp in the US. With an innovative curriculum that develops skills, speed and confidence in players ages 3-18, The British Soccer Camp provide boys and girls with the rare opportunity to receive high-level soccer coaching from a team of international expert’s right in the heart of their …

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British Soccer Camps for Kids 3-18 coming to park near you!

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on March 24, 2018 · 0 comments

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British Soccer Camps are the most popular soccer camp in the US. With an innovative curriculum that develops skills, speed and confidence in players ages 3-18, The British Soccer Camp provide boys and girls with the rare opportunity to receive high-level soccer coaching from a team of international expert’s right in the heart of their …

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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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Ideas for International LEGO Day | January 28

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on January 27, 2018 · 0 comments

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January 28, 2018, is International LEGO day.  And this year, it’s a special anniversary!  The patent for LEGO bricks was filed on January 28, 1958.  That makes LEGO SIXTY YEARS OLD this year! You can celebrate by visiting a LEGOLAND Discovery Center near you (there are 9 locations in the US and 9 more locations worldwide). …

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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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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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LEGO City Mobile Police Unit Set $40 (save $9.99)

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on October 12, 2017 · 0 comments

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The LEGO City Police 60044 Mobile Police Unit is only $40.00 (regular price is $49.99!) Includes 3 minifigures with assorted accessories: 2 policemen and a crook Features a Mobile Police Unit with control room, 3 surveillance screens, jail, detachable trailer with support legs Also features road barrier storage compartment, folding antenna and …

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Looking for a unique gift idea for a kid under 12?   As a parent, we fight a constant battle with STUFF so I’m always looking for gift ideas that aren’t STUFF.  If this sounds like what you’re looking for then let me show you Epic! Epic! is the leading digital library for kids 12-years-old and younger. With …

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Personalized Superhero Capes – regular price $24.99 – now just $10.99!  Shipping is $3.99 for the first item and $0.99 for each additional item. US only.  Make one cape $14.98 shipped but TWO capes are $26.96 shipped ($13.48 each!) Estimated to ship by Thursday, Oct 5.  Great for Halloween!

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One of our favorite days is coming soon!  National Talk Like a Pirate Day is September 19th! Want to celebrate with the kids? Check out these easy & creative ideas to get in the spirit! We have ideas from snacks, to crafts, to games to educational ideas to use in the classroom!  No matter where you …

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Fans 5+ can assemble and play with any of the three car stars (or all of them!) with new Cars 3 Junior Model Assembly Kits from Revell – complete with a unique child-friendly screw and nut connector system, working headlights, action sounds, changeable mouth and eye expressions, and take-apart-and-put-back-together ability for hours of fun as …

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PAW Patrol Birthday Party Cupcakes and Food

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on August 5, 2017 · 0 comments

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Paw Patrol is on a roll!  If you have a little one, you’ve probably heard that more than once.   G wanted a Paw Patrol Party last year.  His “big” birthday present was a trip to Disney World a few weeks before his birthday.  So his actual birthday party was very low key with just close family …

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photo credit: United States Coast Guard August 4, 2017 is National Coast Guard Day.  This is a day set aside to celebrate and honor the courageous work of the Coast Guard. The United States Coast Guard is one of the five US Armed Forces. It is a maritime, military and multi-missioned service. It operates under the Department …

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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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