Grapevine Studies on the task list for today!

Getting a good start today with out Bible study. Awesome resources from @grapevinestudies #grapevinestudies #tosreviewcrew #hsbloggers We are reading from our resources and delving in with different types of Bibles and learning more stories today. #grapevinestudy #bible #biblestudy #homeschool from Instagram: http://ift.tt/23NM25j

20% off to start 2016 with Grapevine Studies

This year we have added in elements from Grapevine Studies for our Bible study and the girls have been thrilled with it every day we bring it out! Now is a great time to buy a new study to start with your kiddos in 2016 with this 20% sale!! {aff} Readers of Creative Madness Mama may be blessed with the use of coupon code: YearEnd15. *Expires December 31st, 2015. There are lessons from the preschool age through eighth grade and samples are available to preview as well. *If you do decide to purchase, use my affiliate link and a small percentage of your purchase will bless our family with no price change to you. If you are a blogger and interested in joining the Grapevine Studies affiliate program, you can sign up here. If you sign up through me and email them my name I will get a $25 bonus!

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Grapevine Studies: Old Testament Overview, Part 1 {Review}

Following the blog you might have noticed a coupon in the month of October for Grapevine Studies, as I have taken on their company as a new affiliate. Today I have the joy of sharing with you a review of one of their downloadable products. In the last year or so I’ve been collecting their eShorts and freebies and making a list of what to buy to go along with our other studies. Most recently (and for this review) we have been working through Old Testament 1: Level 1 (ages 6-8) and Traceable (ages 3-5) and a Teacher Book for OT Levels 1 & 2. We received a digital download, a PDF, and I printed a few pages for my four and six-year-old daughters to participate. I originally printed the traceable pages for only OrangeBlossom, but AppleBlossom was a bit jealous (and drawing from scratch is a bit of a new concept for her). . .

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2015-2016 Curriculum Choices (Looking Forward)

This is post that I have honestly been scared to write as I dread the judgement. Okay, so seriously I don’t have a large commenting base on my blog, but I know from numbers and interactions along down the line that people are seeing what I write. It’s here, in email, and feeds through social networks and what-not. But even though I’m sure you’ll probably read this and go on with your day, I still fear the judgement and the “crazy woman” thoughts you’re most likely sending my way. Alas. Yesterday I talked about looking back at our year and what we did. For a large part of things, they worked for us. We’re cancelling out the idea of continuing with Seton Home Study School, but we love everything about Memoria Press Classical Core Curricula that you’ll have to pull the lesson manual from my cold hands… okay, yes yes. . .

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