In the world of the mothering there is so much to teach our kids and if you homeschool then so much more… we want our kids to grow up to be honorable men and women, we have a mental list of virtues that we would like them to have as adults. Courage, perseverance, responsibility, self-discipline, […]
Entries Tagged as 'GiveAways and Swaps'
March 14th, 2012 · 34 Comments
February 28th, 2012 · 2 Comments
I know you are dying to know who the winner is from last weeks post: Se7en + 1 of our Favorite Picture Books from South Africa. So I am going to be super quick about it!!! Here are the books… And here are all the comments: Over they go and mix them up… Carefully pick […]
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February 21st, 2012 · 19 Comments
Last week was International Book Giving Day and on our blog we wrote about friends who live in a rural village in Lesotho. They have a dream of building a library for the school and village. You can read about the differences between life in a Lesotho and ours… When we visited Lesotho last October […]
February 20th, 2012 · 32 Comments
When we began homeschooling there were not so many South African stories that I could read to my children knowing that they were learning about their country and their roots… but I have to say this has all changed and where the local story tellers used to be “three sad looking books on a shelf in the book store they now require wall space… and often these are the books my children are drawn to first. … If you would like a second chance I would love you to tweet our message out that we are busy builtding a library for Lesotho, one book at a time, for details read this post: Can we help @Se7en_hoods build a library in Lesotho!
February 14th, 2012 · 88 Comments
So today is International Book Giving Day and we have had this idea for a book project for the longest time… At the beginning of our Summer we took a trip across our country to visit a rural village in Lesotho. And we were incredibly blessed by all our readers who sent us school equipment. […]
February 13th, 2012 · 2 Comments
I know you are dying to know who the winner is from last week’s post. So I am going to be super quick about it!!! Before I choose a winner let me give you to the answers to the quick quiz, that was absolutely far trickier than a quick quiz!!! How Fast Does the Earth […]
February 8th, 2012 · 30 Comments
We have another fun GiveAway for you this week, gather up your thinking caps because you are going to need them!!! DayOne Publications have brought out another fabulous activity book: This is a book that provides a whole heap of information about the Universe without pages and pages of notes… Oh no, this book is […]