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Monday, Dec 7th:
A House NOT Divided: Promoting Unity in the Homeschool Family (MP3 audio)
You've heard the verses and caught the vision, but what can you do to
get your children on your team? Hal and Melanie Young, the authors of
"Raising Real Men: Surviving, Teaching and Appreciating Boys" have
eight children, six of them sons. They know all about bickering and
fighting and don't like it! Stop the squabbling and sibling rivalry
and begin making memories! In this live-recorded, idea-packed
conference workshop, the Youngs share how to tear down obstacles and
build up family unity in fun, memorable ways, especially during the
Tuesday, Dec 8th:
The Cinnamon Bear- 8 More Episodes! (MP3 audios)
The wait is over... the next batch of programs is here! It's
THE all-time classic children's holiday radio program, originally broadcast
back in 1938. Find out why hundreds of families make listening to the
adventures of the Cinnamon Bear an annual family holiday tradition!
This is a delightful fantasy adventure for listeners of all ages, with
great music, fun characters, and an engrossing (you-can't-listen-to-just-one)
storyline. This week we've got episodes 9-16 for you, with
all the rest coming in the next couple of weeks in plenty of time for Christmas!
Wednesday, Dec 9th:
"Origins of Holiday Traditions" Sampler (PDF ebooks)
From CelebratingHolidays.com, we have this exclusive ebook sampler featuring
three excellent stories on the origins of three familiar Christmas items:
Christmas Trees; the hymn "Hark! the Herald Angels Sing":
and the classic story "The Legend of the Poinsettia". Fascinating seasonal history!
Thursday, Dec 10th:
Gifts in a Jar by Jill Cooper & Tawra Kellam (PDF ebook)
Great idea book from LivingOnADime on making your own "in a jar" gift
mixes and baskets. Tons of great ideas for easy, inexpensive home-made
Friday, Dec 11th:
Tales of the Nativity (PDF ebook)
Over two dozen classic stories, poems and readings based on Christ's birth,
plus several tales of Christmas with a Christian outlook.
The Children's Book of Christmas Stories (PDF ebook)
20 classic holiday stories, legends and fables from the 1800s and early 1900s
especially chosen for reading aloud that the whole family will enjoy!
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