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Cranky Complaints-Lady Buys BOOKS! (or tries to)

Oy, vey, Shavuos! Homeschool Resources Roundup
Now that I’m back, it’s (past) time to start thinking ahead to Shavuos / Shavuot – which will start…

Back from the Torah Home Education Conference
I’m back!!! And it was good.  Nay, wonderful.I’ll write up some highlights tonight… but meanwhile, …

FREE Printable (blank) Weekly Parsha Narration Page
You know how I love having a form for every purpose!  This is a very simple blank page where your …

Wishy, wishy…
Okay, I give up.  I want one of THESE:Call it a kobo, a bobo, a babbo or bindle… a nook or puck or …

Bamidbar / בְּמִדְבַּר Parsha Overview: Life in the Desert? Count on it!
Please forgive the crude formatting that follows.  I'm off my regular computer, typing on a bro…

The Best-Laid (Curriculum) Plans: Year 1
After a year of planning and evaluating various options for Year 1, it’s finally done – our super-s…

Menu Plan Monday – 19 Iyar, 5771
Why the weird dates? Click here to find out!  Other “weekly challenges” I have not been doing very …

Our Big List of (Chapter) Books to Read Aloud
Updated July 6/2011!Here are the chapter books we’ve read since we started “formally” homeschooling…

Shabbos Food!
SupperChallahChicken SoupShake n’ Bake ChickenIsraeli couscousTomato zucchini aka Incredible Shrink…

Lemon Shame and Leaf Pile plants
My beautiful lemon tree from a seed died!!!   At least, I think it’s dead.  At least, I dare not of…

Rabbi Jonathan Sacks on Parshas Bechukosai 5771 (video)
From Britain’s Chief Rabbi Dr,. Jonathan Sacks, fascinating thoughts on Supersession / Replacement …

FREE! Hebrew “Plant Life Cycle” Printable מחזור החיים של הצמח
This is for the next unit in our Botany and Plant Science series.  Nothing fancy; just basic copywo…

The opposite of “kvetch” is…
A good review!!!The new hard drive arrived today – shockingly fast, so of course, I left a good rev…