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  Are you a fan of Beatrix Potter? They are wonderful children’s classics to read with your little ones and not only that but they are beautifully illustrated as well! You can now get The Beatrix Potter Ultimate Collection of 22 Children’s Books for just 99 cents for Kindle! These would make a great read-aloud […]

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Today we have a special post from our sweet contributor Ana: Hand sewing is the best way to begin the life-long journey of  sewing love. A hoop button project is the best first sewing project for children.  They will learn how to handle a needle and thread to make stitches.  The hoop keeps the fabric […]

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We love sharing great deals with our readers and today we are sharing The Boxcar Children’s Mysteries Complete Collection Books 1-12. Right now you can get it for $3.99 (orig.price $59.99) for a limited time. Here is a description: “The first twelve mysteries in the celebrated series about four orphaned siblings who will do anything […]

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  Many years ago when my oldest daughters were about 10 and 15 a friend gave me this book to look through to teach homemaking to my daughters. It was Training Our Daughters to Be Keepers at Home.  I have been asked many times if there was a book or some type of curriculum that […]

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We love sharing great deals to bless homemakers! Today we are sharing the “Who Was” Book Series and most of them are $2.97 to about $5 for the paperback!   They include but are not limited to: Who Was Abraham Lincoln? Who Was Hellen Keller? Who Was Steve Jobs? Who Was Thomas Edison? Who Was […]

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Today our sweet contributor Ana from The Lost Apron is sharing: How to Cut Fabric Without a Rotary Cutter The easiest way to cut fabric in a straight line is with a rotary cutter.  No question!    But, I do not recommend children using a rotary cutter.  Also, if you are new to the sewing scene, […]

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  It’s okay. Be calm. You’ve got this. There’s still time! Yes, it is really the LAST DAY to get The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle 2017 and it ends at 11:59 EST tonight! We know that time flies and can’t believe the last day is here either-but we put together this post to help you get it […]

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Today we have a post from our sweet contributor, Ana, from The Lost Apron:   Learn to Sew Drawstring Pouch is a child tutorial beginner project. This is part of a series in Teaching Children to Sew.  This is a way to teach your child to sew (even if you don’t know how.) There are instructions […]

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