Hearts for Home Blog Hop 2016 ~ #21

Hearts for Home Blog Hop

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed so you never miss an update. Thanks for visiting!   Welcome to the weekly Hearts for Home Blog Hop. This is your chance to share your family-friendly blog posts and get to know some other bloggers. Your post could be featured here […]

Understanding God’s Calling

Helping your teen discover God's calling for their life. Homeschool high school curriculum from Institute for Faith, Work, & Economics. embracingdestinyblog.com

  Purposeful living is a recurring topic here at Embracing Destiny. It’s really my driving theme in life overall — discovering and applying our knowledge of God’s individual purpose for each of us. It’s something I strive to encourage in my daughters every day in large and small ways. It’s also part of my life […]

10 Reasons to Love Unit Studies in your Homeschool

10 reasons why we love unit studies in our homeschool -- and how they can benefit your homeschool too! embracingdestinyblog.com

  We’re almost always in the middle of a unit study of some kind in our homeschool. Since we enjoy delight-directed learning, unit studies work well for us. Whether it’s a marine life unit study or the online Solar System unit study we’re currently doing, we enjoy fully exploring topics of interest — especially because […]

Multisensory Marine Life Unit Study

Resources and ideas for a hands-on early elementary marine life unit study. embracingdestinyblog.com

  Animals are naturally fascinating to kids, so it was no surprise when my two youngest daughters (6 and 8) wanted to learn more about marine life. Because we’re all about delight-directed hands-on learning here, I was happy to follow this interest and dive into a marine life unit study. Disclosure: I received Lil Fishys […]

Hearts for Home Blog Hop 2016 ~ #20

Hearts for Home Blog Hop

  Welcome to the weekly Hearts for Home Blog Hop. This is your chance to share your family-friendly blog posts and get to know some other bloggers. Your post could be featured here if you link up! Last week’s most clicked post was: Year Round Homeschooling Teacher’s Planner from Year Round Homeschooling If you’re a […]

Devotional Time for Teen Girls

Ideas and resources for teaching our daughters to value quiet devotional time to strengthen their faith and deepen their relationship with the Lord. embracingdestinyblog.com

  We all know how difficult it can be to find some quiet time with the Lord in our hectic lives. {That’s why I wrote this post about finding that quiet time.} But what about our daughters? How are we teaching them to have devotional time when it can be so hard for us to […]

Litfuse Book Review Blog Tour: Sister Dear by Laura McNeill

Book Reviews at Embracing Destiny

  When I realized how long it’s been since I read a fiction book just for pure enjoyment, I was sad. I mean, I love books. Always have, always will. I used to make regular trips to the library just to come home loaded down with all the latest Christian fiction and classics to read […]

Hearts for Home Blog Hop 2016 ~ #19

Hearts for Home Blog Hop

  Welcome to the weekly Hearts for Home Blog Hop. This is your chance to share your family-friendly blog posts and get to know some other bloggers. Your post could be featured here if you link up! Last week’s most clicked post was: Free Printable Kid Summer Schedule at The Logbook If you’re a homeschooler, you […]

Book Review + Giveaway: None Like Him by Jen Wilkin

Book Reviews at Embracing Destiny

  Although we were created in God’s image, we are still obviously different in many significant ways. Unlike God, we are limited beings. This is the premise of None Like Him: 10 Ways God is Different from Us (and Why That’s a Good Thing) by Jen Wilkin. None Like Him is not a big book […]

A Giveaway from my Favorite Homeschool Publishers

Enter this giveaway for homeschool curriculum, get a coupon code, save money on your homeschool resources. Awesome! Build Your Bundle 2016.

  Homeschooling is the one of the best decisions we’ve ever made in our family, but it does involve a certain amount of expenses. Since I’m always looking for ways to save, I’m sure there are many others who also could use a break on homeschool resources. I’m excited to have the opportunity to share […]

10 Reasons to Love Lapbooking

Have you tried lapbooking in your homeschool? Here are 10 great reasons to love lapbooking and what it looks like in our homeschool. embracingdestinyblog.com

  I’ve talked about our eclectic learning style before, including 10 reasons why we chose this method.  Today I thought I’d focus on one of the things that my daughters have really enjoyed — lapbooking.  It works great in our eclectic method of homeschooling, providing a way for us to delve more deeply into books […]

Hearts for Home Blog Hop 2016 ~ #18

Hearts for Home Blog Hop

  Welcome to the weekly Hearts for Home Blog Hop. This is your chance to share your family-friendly blog posts and get to know some other bloggers. Your post could be featured here if you link up! Last week’s most clicked post was: Learning to Write with Author Jenny L. Cotes at A Nest in […]