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.)
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!):
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
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
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
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