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How to Make a Natural, Homemade Bird Feeder with Gelatin

These natural, homemade bird feeders are a fun indoor activity that will bring hours of delightful bird watching to your own yard. It doesn’t cost much to make a gelatin bird seed ornament and the result is natural and lovely. It’s easy to try different shapes, different seed mixes, and different color ribbons to make …

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Fantastic Learning Ideas for The One and Only Ivan

One and Only Ivan Learning Resources

Meet Ivan.  The One and Only Ivan.  The Mighty Silverback of Exit 8.  Whose tiny domain existed in a mall for 27 years. (This post contains affiliate links.  Read the full disclosure here.) His story is told in Katherine Applegate’s engaging book, The One and Only Ivan. Of course, Ivan isn’t just a character in her book.  He …

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Reading Our Way Through Medieval History with Beautiful Feet Books

We love to study history by reading great literature. There is something powerful about reading stories that draw us into historical time periods through people, their lives, and their relationships. We connect more deeply to people and their stories than we do to facts and figures. Because of this we decided to read our way through …

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Creative Indoor Activities That Will Entertain Your Bored Kids

Everyone is stuck indoors and there must be more creative indoor activites for kids that do not involve Netflix and Disney+, though I am completely supportive of binge watching some good TV. But if you get bored and want a few fun indoor activities for your bored kids, I’ve got a list that will provide entertainment …

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Black Friday Deals for the Savvy Homeschool Mom

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