Recycling in a Small Space

Recycling in a Small Space

"Recycle, Reduce, Reuse" is the theme song that ran through my mind often when my girls were younger.  It was the catalyst that propelled me to be a bit more green. I will admit that we aren't the most green people, but we do our best to contribute in caring for the environment. Recycling and using less materials such as using Scott® Tube-Free Bath Tissue has helped us to make a more positive impact on the environment.

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The Cell Phone and the Entrepreneur

The Cell Phone and the Entrepreneur

Before becoming a more than part-time entrepreneur, I had little use for my cell phone outside of talking on it.  Since I now own a jewelry design business, blog and am a freelance writer, I have found my need for having a cell phone has changed.  It has become my digital recorder, my camera, and at times my word processor.  If someone would have told me this would be the case a few years ago, I surely wouldn’t have believed them.

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Online Planning with MySchoolYear.com-REVIEW

Online Planning with MySchoolYear.com-REVIEW

MySchoolYear (homeschool record planning) has already proved itself useful since we have been using it for our summer semester.  We don’t use as many resources in the summer, but the girls continue to complete lessons primarily online, and we have also been doing art and history.  I appreciate that I am able to type in a segment of lessons, and the program evenly distributes it over a course of days.  This capability alone makes the transition to digital worth because I no longer have to write each individual lesson down, and if I make a mistake it is just a swipe of the mouse and a click of a button to fix the mistake. 

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Homeschool Planning with Hey Mama! Print Planner REVIEW

Homeschool Planning with Hey Mama! Print Planner REVIEW

I haven’t always been a planner.  I can only recount taking the time to plan in college so that I wouldn’t miss an assignment.  As we venture deeper and deeper into the home school way of life, I am finding that writing down goals for my daughters is becoming more imperative each day.  They are getting older, and they have goals for their adult life so whereas I used to wing it I have to be a bit more diligent in order to help them. 

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