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by MamaMary
Tue Jul 28, 2009 11:22 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Betty/Olive/HOD/Homeschooling Our Children
Replies: 12
Views: 799

Re: Betty/Olive/HOD/Homeschooling Our Children

Good morning, Mary! Those descriptions make total sense, and knowing you, I have seen your strengths and ability to adapt time and time again. :D This concept reminds me a tad of the Five Love Languages (the one for children :wink: - though the adult one is pretty on track too :lol: ). It IS helpfu...
by MamaMary
Tue Jul 28, 2009 8:20 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Betty/Olive/HOD/Homeschooling Our Children
Replies: 12
Views: 799

Re: Betty/Olive/HOD/Homeschooling Our Children

Hi Sharon, I LOVE to train up a child. Linda brought in the biblical worldview for Strengthfinder;-) The book for 14 and up is called: http://www.amazon.com/StrengthsFinder-2-0-Upgraded-Discover-Strengths/dp/159562015X/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1248790658&sr=8-1 The book for test for 10-14 is c...
by MamaMary
Tue Jul 28, 2009 7:52 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Betty/Olive/HOD/Homeschooling Our Children
Replies: 12
Views: 799

Betty/Olive/HOD/Homeschooling Our Children

I am getting ready to sign off for awhile, but wanted to tell you that I have an update on Betty/Olive and wanted to share it with you. This past May I went to my homeschool convention and heard the most amazing speaker. Her name was Linda Werner and by the time she was finished there were over 1000...
by MamaMary
Tue Jul 28, 2009 7:23 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: What do you do when...
Replies: 12
Views: 1070

Re: What do you do when...

you are working with one child on a subject when another child finishes their "assigned" work and the next thing on tap is done with Mum? What do you have that child do? This scenerio for some reason stumps me and yet I am sure that there is a simple solution that I am just not getting. It happens ...
by MamaMary
Tue Jul 28, 2009 7:17 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: so i'm a Betty...now what?
Replies: 33
Views: 2192

Re: so i'm a Betty...now what?

eazbnsmom wrote:MamaMary,

Love your testimony! I hope you include it in your book. :D God Bless
(((Thank YOU))) I didn't love the seven year learning curve :roll: but I wouldn't trade it for anything..., God IS GOOD! It feels wonderful to be back home;-)
by MamaMary
Tue Jul 28, 2009 7:07 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Which program are you using this year and when do you start?
Replies: 58
Views: 3318

Re: Which program are you using this year and when do you start?

What a beautiful post to wake up too! I am so excited to see old friends. I've SOOOO missed you. I am also thrilled to see new sister hodies. I look forward to getting to know you. (Big Warm Smile) Lynn, Congratulations on your decision to homeschool! We are starting our 12th year and LOVE it more n...
by MamaMary
Mon Jul 27, 2009 5:52 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Starting soon & news!
Replies: 10
Views: 690

Re: Starting soon & news!

gracelikerain wrote:Hey everyone! :D
I am 8 weeks pregnant! I am so nervous. I just got used to having 4! Well, it is never a dull moment!

God Bless!
Oh Georgette :cry: :cry: :cry: (happy tears) Praise the Lord my friend. I am praying out loud for you right now! God is GOOD!
by MamaMary
Mon Jul 27, 2009 5:41 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Which program are you using this year and when do you start?
Replies: 58
Views: 3318

Which program are you using this year and when do you start?

Hi my sweet HOD friends, I've missed you, missed you, missed you! (well except those who facebook with me, LOL) What a year! Lots of learning curves! I'm learning to delegate and having much more fun now, LOL) We only got half way through Beyond last year. Between my blood pressure issue's last summ...
by MamaMary
Mon Jul 27, 2009 5:20 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: so i'm a Betty...now what?
Replies: 33
Views: 2192

Re: so i'm a Betty...now what?

I LOVED this post! oh, now we're being honest are we? okay, how's this: i hate being a betty a lot of the time. we are instructed by God to be managers of our homes, to keep them prim and proper, the laundry done, the dishes caught up, to educate our children, to keep our homes running, as Daisy say...
by MamaMary
Sun Apr 26, 2009 8:59 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: How can I use 1 program with many children?
Replies: 62
Views: 4808

Re: I'm a HOD dropout :(

(((Terri))) I LOVE your sweet honest spirit. I also think you've gotten some wonderful advice. I am a big believer that we have to try things out to see if we can make them work. When they don't we haven't failed it's just been part of our learning curve. Let me say first of all that if you chose NO...
by MamaMary
Sat Apr 18, 2009 5:33 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: The Workbox System - Good for HODies?
Replies: 44
Views: 3860

Re: The Workbox System - Good for HODies?

Rebecca, I love our pictures of how you organized your Beyond!
by MamaMary
Wed Apr 15, 2009 3:15 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Review your past year with HOD!
Replies: 21
Views: 2032

Re: Review your past year with HOD!

Mary -Congratulations on Coltons reading [and well done to you for hanging in there waiting patiently for this day to come].Its been a tough year for your family .Your one of the homeschool veterans that I really look up to[veteran in the sense you have beeing doing this longer than 12 months :wink...
by MamaMary
Wed Apr 15, 2009 12:17 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Review your past year with HOD!
Replies: 21
Views: 2032

Re: Review your past year with HOD!

momof4 wrote: The biggest thing that our family has received this year is Andy's love for the Lord. He asked Christ into his heart last year during discussions in Little Hands.

There is NO BETTER testimony!!! "There is NO ONE like the God of Israel!" Duet 33:26a
by MamaMary
Wed Apr 15, 2009 8:38 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Will I be able to purchase books at convention?
Replies: 10
Views: 1010

Re: Will I be able to purchase books at convention?

Hi Kayrenee! ((Waving))

I have no idea what the answer to your question is but it was so good seeing your beautiful face over here :D :D :D
by MamaMary
Wed Apr 15, 2009 8:37 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Using HOD with your special Needs children!
Replies: 0
Views: 1046

Using HOD with your special Needs children!

If anyone here has a child with special needs would you please share how HOD has increased their learning? I am speaking about homeschooling special learners at a conference in August and plan to share our TOP homeschool curriculum picks. Of coarse, HOD is at the top :D I can already tell you what I...