I’m excited to announce that I’m participating in 30 Days of Thankfulness with All Things Southern. Thirty Days of Thankfulness is an annual humanitarian effort designed to coincide with the Thanksgiving season. Last year, the campaign worked with Life Today to drill a well in Southern Africa. Even as you read these words, that well continues to supply fresh, life-sustaining… [Continue Reading]
I recently received this question from a reader: “My son was in public school during kindergarten and first grade, but we’ve decided to homeschool him for second grade. So far this year, I feel like my son in un-teachable by me. Is there anything I can do to help him want to learn while retaining… [Continue Reading]
I LOVE this picture! Flickr user smgerathy submitted it. “First and Last: My daughter holding her first day of school on her last first day of school!” What a great idea to do! Thank you so much for submitting this to the It’s Real Life Photo Assignments Flickr group!
My son heading off to college as a freshman The photo assignment feature is back! As I’m sure you’ve heard (via radio, television–you name it), kids all over the country are heading back to school. So this week’s assignment is Back to School! You have until Friday, August 10, at 3:00 p.m. EDT to submit your… [Continue Reading]
This week, one of my readers is going to win a one-year subscription to the My Well Planned Day software! Yes, you read that right. Someone is going to win a subscription to the planning software that does everything except the cooking, cleaning, and chauffeuring! But first, let me tell you about it. . …. [Continue Reading]
Free Kid’s Hair Cuts at JCPenney: During the month of August, all JCPenney locations are offering free hair cuts to kindergarteners-6th graders. This free offer is available by appointment only, so I’d recommend calling very soon to book your appointment by the end of the month! Duracell Batteries for $0.01 after MaxPerks Rewards at OfficeMax:… [Continue Reading]