Homespun Blog - June 2013

  • 20 Thrifty Summer Activities

    Posted in Homespun Blog on Wednesday, Jun 19th

    Whether you continue to homeschool throughout the summer or take a break, the warmer months bring more relaxed days and a less rigorous schedule. Summer also gives kids more time to climb trees, read what they like, and see friends. But if you catch your child uttering the dreaded phrase, “I’m bored,” or you’d like some fun and frugal ideas for filling the long days, cross off some of the suggestions below without having to worry about finances. Read More...

  • Summer Mission: Volunteering as an Act of Service

    Posted in Homespun Blog on Friday, Jun 14th

    Summer can be a time of rejuvenation, when we take a moment to enjoy long summer evenings and a cup of lemonade or iced tea. It can also be an excellent time to round up the family and offer extra time to other people or organizations. Volunteering is an act of service that should be sought out as an extension of our daily walk with Christ. Read More...