Children’s Reading Programs and Challenges – encourage a lifelong habit and earn rewards by reading favorite books

With summer looming very close in front of us, one of the items on my non-gardening to-do list involves signing up for various summer reading programs.  This is also a great reminder to keep participating in other reading programs that are not season oriented. One of my highest goals for our kids, to love reading….

Recap of This Past Weekend and Winner of Alexander Hamilton’s Guide To Life Giveaway

It is Tuesday.  Not Monday.  Yes, I am aware of that and gave myself enough guilt about it yesterday.  However, it is Tuesday and not Wednesday, so that is saying something.  Right? This past weekend included a llloooooooooooooonnnngggggggggg gggg  ggggg drive (do I need more g’s to make the point?) to a homeschool conference.  The original plan was…