Monday, February 16, 2015

Good stuff!

http://heidistjohn.com/homeschooling/homeschooling-held-hostage

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

February 2015

Raising Timothy
 
Talking about our Calling as homeschool parents and being intentional in passing on our spiritual legacy
When: THIS THURSDAY @ 6;30 pm
Where: The Foursquare Church on 40th
Who: you! Bring a friend!

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

January 2015 is Here!

A new year, a fresh start! Homeschooling is full time ministry and I hope you have had a refreshing break. Because of the New Year we will be meeting on the 2nd Thursday of this month, January 8th.
 
6:30 at the Foursquare church on 40th.
As usual feel free to bring a friend, any curriculum, books, magazines, etc. that you would like to give away, trade or sell. You are also invited to bring a treat to share at the support group meeting. Coffee will be served.
Our guest speaker is Liesl Mefford and the topic is Color Coding in teaching that encompasses every subject. This will be exciting for sure! Liesl tells us this is very helpful for struggling learners.
Hope to see you there, and as a reminder~ all are welcome, curious, veterans, or whatever. We are a friendly group.

Monday, April 28, 2014

May 2014 meeting

We meet this Thursday 6:30 pm at the Foursquare church on 40th
This month we have a special speaker-

Here the credentials for Sarah Hunter, speaker for the homeschool mom's 

-Tracy's former 4th grade student all grown up (I will be bringing a picture of Sarah as a fourth grader.)
-Degree from Western Washington University in Culinary Nutrition, which she created with permission from the University.
-Spent 4 months in Italy studying the significance of herbs they use there and the history surrounding them.
-Did her senior project for college in an elementary school in Bellingham where she helped them create a school garden, created recipes, menus, and meals.  Here goal was to teach students and teachers to think differently about the foods they were choosing to eat, and not just to eat because of convenience.
-Sarah took a class on oils and learned the healing aspects of them.
-Sarah has had a passion for the world that God has given us, and sees the benefits of using things grown in nature to nourish and heal our bodies.
-Sarah makes her own salves, oils creations, tinctures, and lip balms.
-She has worked as a flight attendant, but is currently on maternity leave. 
-She attends Memorial Bible in Gleed.
 
She will be sharing some books that have inspired her to use herbs to both nourish and heal.  Sarah will demonstrate how easy it is to make either some or all of the following:  teas, tonics, oils, salves, and tinctures.  Those attending will either be allowed to make either one, or more of the following:  oil, salve, or tincture.  Mothers may be encouraged to bring small glass, non-aluminum(can carry toxins) containers to store an oil, salve, or tincture in.   Whatever is supplied will be given out first come, first serve. 

Saturday, March 29, 2014

April 2014

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  This month our speaker is Bethany Hall.  
              "Secret Places in God"
When: Thursday evening April 3rd @ 6:30
Where: Foursquare Church on 40th
Bring a curious friend, a treat to share, books, DVDs, etc. you would like to sell or give away.
Bring a notebook and pen- maybe you're Bible to... I'm really looking
Forward to this!

Sunday, February 23, 2014

March! Spring! Babies!

Join us Thursday evening at 6:30, March 6th to celebrate all of the beautiful babies born in our homeschool community lately, and their beautiful mothers.
 
The regular meeting will be a social time instead.
 
We will meet at the regular spot: The Foursquare Church on 40th

Friday, January 31, 2014

February 6th Meeting

 
We meet on Thursday evening, February 6th at the Foursquare Church on 40th at 6:30.
We meet in the children's center. Feel free to bring a friend, a goodie, and any books, DVDs, etc. that you would like to give away, sell, trade.
 
Our Speaker is Liesl Mefford
 
 
 
Step up to Writing - The simplest formula to write since sliced bread. It's a stop light approach: Green light, yellow, red. Color coded, hands on, easy to follow and fits EVERY GRADE LEVEL. If you start in kindergarten, it builds every year till you have amazing essays that pass tests and college entrance letters. Go home with FUN ways to spice up the way you teach writing. AVAILABLE: $5.50 each booklets elementary, intermediate and secondary Bring $ if interested in simple booklets.