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Winners! 1st Annual HSV Garden Challenge! #hsvgarden

1st Annual The Homeschool Village’s Garden Challenge WINNERS …. Homeschooling Newbie, Next Generation Homeschooler, and Life’s Adventures have each won a $20 Visa gift card ! Thank you all for joining our fun this spring – we look forward to hosting a fall festival later this year!  Special thanks to our button and preschool pack […]

HSV Garden Challenge – JUNE sponsored by Currclick

Welcome to the June HSV Garden Challenge Link Up !! We have had such a fun time reading your gardening posts. This month – link up (at least) 2 photos – before and after !  Remind us of your March photo & simply add June’s! Did you share any bible stories with your homeschoolers regarding […]

Garden Challenge Link Up #3

Peacemakers who sow in peace raise a harvest of righteousness. James 3:18 Today is link up #3 for our Garden Challenge!  Are you planting, weeding, or harvesting ??  This week link up your post showing: 1 current photo, something you (mom) have learned, and the first dish you will / have cooked with your garden bounty! […]

HSV Garden Challenge Link Up #2

The LORD will guide you always; he will satisfy your needs in a sun-scorched land and will strengthen your frame. You will be like a well-watered garden, like a spring whose waters never fail. Isaiah 58:11 Welcome the the 2nd link up for the HSV Garden Challenge! We were blown away last month by your […]

HSV Garden Challenge Link Up #1

“Other seeds fell on good soil and produced a crop. They grew up, sick increased in size, and produced 30, 60, or 100 times what was sown” Matthew 4:8 WELCOME to the HSV Garden Challenge! Today we kick off an exciting adventure teaching our homeschoolers valuable life lessons using soil, seeds, sunlight, water, and fun.  Lots of […]

HSV Garden Challenge Q&A

Since we received a few questions – we wanted to quickly address them for everyone before the HSV Garden Challenge starts in 2 weeks! 1. I am not a blogger – can we still participate? YES! Join us on our Blog Frog community (it’s free to sign up, and you can share your updates, photos, […]

HSV Garden Challenge

“Gardening offers a priceless opportunity to work together on a fun family project, and share thoughts and ideas as you build your own special place of beauty and memories.” ~ Amanda Bennett We are encouraging our community to garden by joining The HSV Garden Challenge! Even if you have one tomato plant on your back […]

HSV Changes

I have been so blessed to be apart of the great homeschool community that has made up The HSV the past 2 years. We have brought you articles on how to’s, science, pe, reviews, recipes, veteran insight, book lists, garden challenges, games, sharing faith, unschooling, frugal schooling, giveaways, lapbooking, special needs, newbie diary, and so […]

Upcoming Summer News !

We are excited for the summer and all the excitement we have coming to The Homeschool Village  … June … Wednesday – link up your summer reading program books and share your homeschooler’s art work!  Don’t forget – read 3 books, link up, and get a 4th book free! Find more details about the summer […]

Review: Ingles 360

Entries are now closed.  Congratulations to Mariah, our winner of the 26 English Builders filer folder games! Play is learning.  Learning is play. I so embrace this philosophy for early education… and even adult education!  When we are having fun, our senses are engaged… discovery, comprehension and retention are optimal! File folder activities are an ideal […]

Panel – Complaining Students

“Again”, “But we already did that”, “I don’t like it”, “Are we done yet” … This week we asked our panel: What advice would you give a tired mom dealing with a complaining homeschooler? Jolanthe – We’re starting to nickel and dime our kids…literally. After being out of the groove of schoolwork during our move, […]

Panel – Time to call a Substitute

This week we asked: If you could hire a substitute homeschool teacher – who would you want to teach for the day? (famous or not) WHY? Jennifer — This was a really difficult question for me to answer so much that instead of coming up with a person, I decided on an experience. I would […]

Gerber Lil’ Bits Parfait

Gerber® Lil’ Bits™ Parfait Our Miss Allie Elizabeth (Lil Bit) certainly has a mind of her own. Thankfully she is a wonderful eater and enjoys all kinds of foods. She is just turning one and has entered the “do it myself” stage which means lots of laughs while watching her learn to feed herself and […]

Apologia Meet and Greet (and Giveaway!): Sarah Clarkson

Entries are now closed.  Our winner is Hope! Pour a cup of tea, reserve a few quiet moments and drink in a truly special opportunity this week to become acquainted with the beloved authors of Apologia.  Twelve of your favorite homeschooling blogs will be hosting interviews with these inspiring writers and offering giveaways this week as a […]

Review: Go Fly a Kite!

This giveaway is now closed.  The winner of Go Fly a Kite! is Melanie @finallyhomeschooling! Spring is gliding into view with gentle breezes.  Does wind catch your sail with fullness? Do you feel that lift of momentum? Or do you feel like your kite is tangled in the tree limbs… dangling and still? Whether you are […]