Many Little Links: November 27, 2011

An Easy, No-Frills Advent Calendar – Simple Mom
Really lovely Advent calendar, though you’d need to put it together pretty quickly, huh?

Organized Schedule for a Toddler Playgroup at Home – AboutOne (written by Me!)
Want to have a playgroup at home or your co-op?  Here is a schedule to follow or just to get you started.  (This could also be a business idea.)

Are You Addicted to Processed Food? New Research Says You Might Be – Organic Authority
I’m already too aware of this, sadly.  It’s a good read though.

Developing Your Language Arts Curriculum Ebook – Jimmie’s Collage
Jimmie’s series on language arts was fabulous, and so is the ebook with all of the posts, plus more!  (And, even better — it’s only $3.)

Cash-Only Budgeting? – AboutOne (Written by Cindy from Get Along Home)
Some great thoughts on cash budgeting.  We’ve struggled with whether to use a cash budget or not.

How to Celebrate Advent – Catholic Mothers Online
A list of daily activities for Advent!

A couple of quick awesome deals to pass along as well (thanks, Cyber Monday):

The 2:1 Conference (where I’ll be speaking) is having a sale on registrations through the end of the year. You can save $60 on a ticket!  Normally $259, it’s just $199 with the code 2to1Christmas.

StudioPress has Genesis themes on sale (25% off) through Monday night – use the code THANKS at checkout.  The Genesis framework is wonderful and has tons of amazing Child themes (also on sale).  I use these to build websites on, and they are just amazing.  If you’ve thought about setting yourself up on self-hosted WordPress, definitely check out this sale right away!

Grocery University is on sale! This sale only comes a couple of times a year, and it is such an amazing savings on this cool program.  The cost is normally $24.95, and you can save as much as 80% off of that price!  Here is the price break down throughout today (so, as of the posting time right now, it’s only $5!):

Eastern Time:
Midnight to 8 AM: $5.00
8:01 AM to 9:00 AM: $6.00
9:01 AM to 10:00 AM: $7.00
10:01 AM to 11:00 AM: $8.00
11:01 AM through the rest of the day: $9.00

Central Time:
Midnight to 7 AM: $5.00
7:01 AM to 8:00 AM: $6.00
8:01 AM to 9:00 AM: $7.00
9:01 AM to 10:00 AM: $8.00
10:01 AM through the rest of the day: $9.00

Mountain Time:
Midnight to 6 AM: $5.00
6:01 AM to 7:00 AM: $6.00
7:01 AM to 8:00 AM: $7.00
8:01 AM to 9:00 AM: $8.00
9:01 AM through the rest of the day: $9.00

Pacific Time:
Midnight to 5 AM: $5.00
5:01 AM to 6:00 AM: $6.00
6:01 AM to 7:00 AM: $7.00
7:01 AM to 8:00 AM: $8.00
8:01 AM through the rest of the day: $9.00

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Angie Kauffman
Angie, a domestically challenged nerd and mom of three very fun kids, is the founder of Real Life at Home.  Angie also listens to music every chance she gets, writes eBookspodcastsloves Pinterestdocuments the little moments in life on Instagram, and occasionally sleeps.


  1. says

    Thanks for the link, Angie! I’m glad you liked the language arts series. The eBook is a convenient way to keep the information handy in your mom notebook.

  2. says

    Thanks so much posting these links each week. I usually click on almost every one. I did get the language arts book but also enjoyed some of the other posts.