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Hi friends!

We’d like to invite y’all to visit our new site:

www.thecoersfamily.com

Notice that oh-so-important “the” in front of our name? That’s right, we’re THE Coers Family. It’s legit now. Over there you’ll find all the latest recipe posts, funny stories, parenting tips and more from our family. We want y’all to keep in touch and stay connected to us through our new and improved site.

You can also stay connected though FacebookTwitterInstagram, and Pinterest. We’re all over the place! So pull up a chair, grab a cup of coffee and hang out with us for a spell. We’re sure glad you stopped by.

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See The Light monthly focus: Georgia O’Keeffe

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Our favorite Christian art curriculum company www.SeeTheLight.com is offering a fantastic deal for the month of May! This month’s focus artist is Georgia O’Keeffe and to help enrich your child’s studies See The Light is providing FREE Georgia O’Keeffe Notebook page and copywork printables.

Georgia O’Keeffe is well-known for her impressive charcoal drawings, beautiful watercolor and oil paintings of nature, and most famously for flowers. What a wonderful choice for ushering the colors of spring and summer blooms.

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Georgia O’Keeffe FREE Resources

See the Light Monthly Special


Art Projects- Poppy Collage – Georgia O’Keeffe is only $12.50! Retail Price is 14.99.

Also, FREE SHIPPING in the United States. Just use the Coupon Code: MAY Hurry! This offer is good through May 31, 2013. Click the button below and use your code for free shipping.

Giveaway Winner: See The Light Art DVD Project “Repeated Sweets”

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And the winner is…

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Art has no limitations – and neither do you

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I came across an inspiring TED Talks video featuring artist Phil Hansen.

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Giveaway: See The Light art DVD project

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We love See The Light art curriculum and projects. Our family recently had the opportunity to review See The Light’s art project: Repeated Sweets and we were thrilled with the results. I’m amazed at how easily master artist Pat Knepley presented solid art lessons and techniques in a way that spanned age groups and skill levels. The lessons were simple enough for students as young as six or seven, yet there was plenty of information for older more advanced students. This is perfect for homeschooling families with children ranging in ages. Young children can work side-by-side with their older siblings using this DVD curriculum.

And here’s your chance to win a copy of Repeated Sweets to enjoy!

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Review: See The Light art project DVD “Repeated Sweets”

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I first became aware of See The Light through mutual Twitter followers. I was delighted when Pat Holt visited our blog and left a wonderful, uplifting comment regarding my testimony. She asked if we would like to partner with See The Light for a review/giveaway. We love giveaways here! I was even more thrilled to partner with a Christian company producing DVDs that teach our favorite subject.

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Homeschooling: A Brief Overview

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The decision to homeschool is not made lightly. Each parent weighs their individual beliefs, looks at the benefits, the pros and cons, and decides their child needs a different educational experience.

Contrary to popular belief, the concept of Christian homeschooling did not gain popularity until 1980. Much has changed for Christian homeschooling families since that time. The face of homeschooling itself has morphed from the traditional “around the kitchen table” learning into a fantastic opportunity for families to learn hands-on and side-by-side.

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