This round up is pretty long this time around. It would seem that medical worries and a trip to Florida have kept me from writing one of these lists for a whole month! Wow! So, let me share some great link finds with you.
Easy Applique – Flexible Dreams
I haven’t tried to do applique, but have really been wanting to try it. This tutorial made it seem very accessible.
Praying Through Our Christmas Cards – Mommy on Fire
This is such a fabulous way to pray for friends and family. Well — the friends and family that manage to send a Christmas card to you! I think we’ll have to try Natalie’s great idea!
I Was Homeschooled – My Daily
Excellent post from a woman who grew up being homeschooled!
My Life of Crime – Smockity Frocks
Who knew my friend Connie, whom I like to refer to as Smockity when I mention her to my husband, probably caused her mother so much grief, all over a sweet tooth. Love the illustrations on this post especially.
10 Simple Truths Smart People Forget – Marc and Angel Hack Life
Heart-Shaped Bird Feeder DIY – Alphamom
Great winter project to work on with the kids! Love the shape of it too.
Tips for Encouraging Independent Learning – Weird, Unsocialized Homeschoolers
My kids are starting to work independently a bit more now, but I know this is an area that we will need to keep working on.
Your Husband Picked You – Homegrown Mom
What a wonderful reminder! Thanks, Angela!
Rapunzel’s Golden Hair Birthday Party – Oh Amanda
We saw Tangled and just loved it. Know what else I love? Amanda’s Tangled-themed birthday party! Love, love, love it!
101 Short Stories that Will Leave You Smiling, Crying, and Thinking – Marc and Angel Hack Life
I laughed. I cried. I loved it. (Yeah, I really did cry this time.)
Tips for Reposting an Older Post – Organizing Your Way
Excellent tips for bloggers who like to repost some of their older work.
Child Drawn Christmas Ornaments – Sycamore Stirrings
I know that it’s after Christmas now, but this is still a great post and would be great to start working on already!
Mini Clipboard Gifts – Let’s Explore
A fun craft that would also be great for gift giving!