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Cookbooks for Kids and Teens: A Book List

By Betsy | September 9, 2019

A short list of cookbooks for kids and teens that will take your preschooler through to “kitchen graduation” as a teen.

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Laid-Back Language Arts

By Betsy | September 7, 2019

Laid Back Language Arts: learning to enjoy writing and communicating well without drudgery.

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The Delights of Childcraft, part 2

By Megan | August 22, 2019

Yesterday I introduced a set of books that impressed me as a child, and I appreciate them more now as a parent and home educator. …

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The Delights of Childcraft, part 1

By Megan | August 21, 2019

I remember the first book that taught me to love poetry as a child. “Antonio, Antonio,” by Laura E. Richards, was in the second volume …

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Series Fiction for Tweens and Teens: A Book Series List!

By Betsy | August 16, 2019

Recommended book series for tweens and teens no matter what type of reading they enjoy!

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Tools for Leaving Home: a List for Fledgling Adults

By Janie | August 2, 2019

A list of books that might help with the difficult transition from teen to adult in today’s confusing culture

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Our Favorite Mice: A Booklist

By Hayley | July 11, 2019

Have you ever stopped to consider how many mice are in children’s literature? There is something about these small, unlikely protagonists that captures the imagination. …

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A Lunar List: New Books About the Moon

By Betsy | July 8, 2019

New picture books about the moon and the moon landing, just in time for the 50th anniversary of the moon landing!

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Patriotic Book List for Independence Day

By Megan | June 29, 2019

A patriotic book list full of biographies, stories, trivia, and more all about the American Revolution.

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What Makes a “Strong Girl Character”? Thoughts and a Podcast

By Janie | June 20, 2019

Does rejecting gender stereotypes mean there are no distinctions between strong girls and strong boys?

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