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Natural Family Friday :: October 24, 2014

Natural Family Friday Link Up at Vintage Kids | Modern World

Natural Family Friday - weekly linkup and blog hop for natural and real food bloggers

Welcome!

Welcome to Natural Family Friday where we feature information, how-to articles, and recipes that help our families live a bit more intentionally.

Our goal is to help every family take steps toward creating a natural, Eco friendly home, utilizing natural remedies, eating healthy foods, and practicing positive, attachment based parenting.… Read the rest

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Homeschooling? Now? Really?

Homeschool? Now? Really?

Now that the school year is in full swing and Thanksgiving seems right around the corner, I’m finding myself having the same conversation over and over again; At the park, over coffee, and here on the blog and over on facebook.… Read the rest

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Natural Family Fridays :: October 17, 2014

Natural Family Friday Link Up at Vintage Kids | Modern World

Natural Family Friday - weekly linkup and blog hop for natural and real food bloggers

Welcome!

Welcome to Natural Family Friday where we feature information, how-to articles, and recipes that help our families live a bit more intentionally.

Our goal is to help every family take steps toward creating a natural, Eco friendly home, utilizing natural remedies, eating healthy foods, and practicing positive, attachment based parenting.… Read the rest

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Natural Family Friday :: October 10, 2014

Natural Family Friday Link Up at Vintage Kids | Modern World

Natural Family Friday - weekly linkup and blog hop for natural and real food bloggers

Welcome!

Welcome to Natural Family Friday where we feature information, how-to articles, and recipes that help our families live a bit more intentionally.

Our goal is to help every family take steps toward creating a natural, Eco friendly home, utilizing natural remedies, eating healthy foods, and practicing positive, attachment based parenting.… Read the rest

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Meal Plan Organization For Visual Learners

Meal Plan Organization For the Visual Learner :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

This post was originally published back in 2012, but as I do some spring cleaning in October (I’m a little behind…) it was time to revisit this post, to straighten out my meal planning strategies!  enjoy!

Meal Plan Organization For the Visual Learner :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

 

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If it’s out of my sight, it’s out of mind.Read the rest

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Natural Family Fridays :: October 3, 2014

Natural Family Friday Link Up at Vintage Kids | Modern World
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Natural Family Friday - weekly linkup and blog hop for natural and real food bloggers

Welcome!

Welcome to Natural Family Friday where we feature information, how-to articles, and recipes that help our families live a bit more intentionally.

Our goal is to help every family take steps toward creating a natural, Eco friendly home, utilizing natural remedies, eating healthy foods, and practicing positive, attachment based parenting.… Read the rest

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You’ve Lost That Lovin’ (Homeschool) Feelin’

You've Lost That Lovin' (Homeschool) Feelin' :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

You've Lost That Lovin' (Homeschool) Feelin' :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

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You’ve given it the good old college try and it’s just not working.

This post isn’t going to be rocket science folks.  There are days, weeks – months even – where you trudge through your homeschool schedule and it just doesn’t feel right.  Read the rest

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Natural Family Fridays :: September 26, 2014

Natural Family Friday :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

Natural Family Friday - weekly linkup and blog hop for natural and real food bloggers

Welcome!

Welcome to Natural Family Friday where we feature information, how-to articles, and recipes that help our families live a bit more intentionally.

Our goal is to help every family take steps toward creating a natural, Eco friendly home, utilizing natural remedies, eating healthy foods, and practicing positive, attachment based parenting.… Read the rest

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Ideas For Celebrating A Messianic Rosh HaShanah

Ideas for Celebrating a Messianic Rosh HaShanah / Yom Teruah - Vintage Kids | Modern World

Ideas for Celebrating a Messianic Rosh HaShanah / Yom Teruah - Vintage Kids | Modern World

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If, as a Christian,  you’re new to celebrating the Biblical Feasts, take a deep breath.

The easiest route to take is over-doing it – or worrying that you’re not “doing it right” – both of which will rob the incredible Joy of this season!… Read the rest

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Natural Family Fridays :: September 19, 2014

Natural Family Friday :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

Natural Family Friday - weekly linkup and blog hop for natural and real food bloggers

Welcome!

Welcome to Natural Family Friday where we feature information, how-to articles, and recipes that help our families live a bit more intentionally.

Our goal is to help every family take steps toward creating a natural, Eco friendly home, utilizing natural remedies, eating healthy foods, and practicing positive, attachment based parenting.… Read the rest

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Natural Family Fridays :: September 12, 2014

Natural Family Friday Link Up at Vintage Kids | Modern World

Natural Family Friday - weekly linkup and blog hop for natural and real food bloggers

Welcome!

Welcome to Natural Family Friday where we feature information, how-to articles, and recipes that help our families live a bit more intentionally.

Our goal is to help every family take steps toward creating a natural, Eco friendly home, utilizing natural remedies, eating healthy foods, and practicing positive, attachment based parenting.… Read the rest

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What I’m Teaching My Children About 9/11

What I'm Teaching My Children About 9/11 :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

What I'm Teaching My Children About 9/11 :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

I’m sure that today, as I surf the internet and facebook, that the blogosphere (and hopefully a few news outlets) will be riddled with posts on patriotism, honor, and remembering the sacrifice of the fallen, as well it should be.

People are already asking “Where were you on 9/11?”.… Read the rest

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Natural Family Fridays :: September 5, 2014

Natural Family Friday :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

Natural Family Friday - weekly linkup and blog hop for natural and real food bloggers

Welcome!

Welcome to Natural Family Friday where we feature information, how-to articles, and recipes that help our families live a bit more intentionally.

Our goal is to help every family take steps toward creating a natural, Eco friendly home, utilizing natural remedies, eating healthy foods, and practicing positive, attachment based parenting.… Read the rest

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Natural Family Friday :: August 29, 2014

Natural Family Friday Link Up at Vintage Kids | Modern World

Natural Family Friday - weekly linkup and blog hop for natural and real food bloggers

Welcome!

Welcome to Natural Family Friday where we feature information, how-to articles, and recipes that help our families live a bit more intentionally.

Our goal is to help every family take steps toward creating a natural, Eco friendly home, utilizing natural remedies, eating healthy foods, and practicing positive, attachment based parenting.… Read the rest

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Pregnancy + Adoption: Our Story

Pregnancy + Adoption: Our Story :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

 

Pregnancy + Adoption: Our Story :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

I’m short.  Just a fuzz over 5 feet to be exact.

So when I hit about 5 weeks gestation with this pregnancy (number 4!), my pants were already getting snug and we realized that we couldn’t keep it a secret for long.… Read the rest

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Natural Family Friday :: August 22, 2014

Natural Family Friday :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

Natural Family Friday - weekly linkup and blog hop for natural and real food bloggers

Welcome!

Welcome to Natural Family Friday where we feature information, how-to articles, and recipes that help our families live a bit more intentionally.

Our goal is to help every family take steps toward creating a natural, Eco friendly home, utilizing natural remedies, eating healthy foods, and practicing positive, attachment based parenting.… Read the rest

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Weekend Reading :: August 9, 2014

Weekend Reading :: Vintage  Kids | Modern World

Weekend Reading :: Vintage  Kids | Modern World

 

What I’ve been reading lately…

Sometimes Yes Doesn’t Make Sense || We Are THAT Family (grab tissues.)

Grain-Free Chocolate Zucchini Bread || Real Food Outlaws

Goal Making 101 (and an ADORABLE free printable!)|| Jana Laurene

On Nature and Beauty (with printable nature journaling prompts) || I Take Joy

 

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Natural Family Friday :: August 15, 2014

Natural Family Friday :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

I’m SO excited to be co-hosting this linky with other great natural-mama bloggers and I hope you take advantage of all of the amazing resources you’ll see linked below! I’ll be sharing this link-up each Friday, so please peruse these great articles and spread the word!Read the rest

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Nourishing Lunch Box Ideas

Nourishing Lunch Box Ideas :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

Nourishing Lunch Box Ideas :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

It just has to happen.

These little people that we live with have to eat, despite the fact they we fed them earlier.  It’s a vicious, never-ending cycle…

But hopefully, the following list of our favorite lunches and snacks will give you some ideas to make the food-packing process a little easier!  … Read the rest

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Our 2014-2015 Homeschool Curriculum Picks

2014 - 2015 Homeschool Curriculum Recommendations (for elementary grades with a Charlotte Mason approach)

2014 - 2015 Homeschool Curriculum Recommendations (for elementary grades with a Charlotte Mason approach)

Well.

Here I am again.

[hangs head]

I’m the lady that blogs here.  ‘Member me?  The over-committed pregnant mama who has great blogging intentions and never follows through?  That’s me!

I am amazed everyday when my phone beeps, letting me know that I have new subscribers to this little corner of the web…seeing as how I haven’t been here in….oh, say, a month and a half!  … Read the rest

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Fried Feta: A Cheesy Recipe for Shavuot

Fried Feta :: A Cheesy Recipe for Shavuot - Vintage Kids | Modern World

Fried Feta :: A Cheesy Recipe for Shavuot - Vintage Kids | Modern World

Guest Post by Kristina, Contributing Writer

On Shavu’ot it is traditional to eat lovely cheesy things!  This simple dish of fried feta is one of our favorites!  Served with a baguette and a glass of wine this is pure comfort food.… Read the rest

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Biblical Feasts FAQ

What are the Feasts of the Lord?

There are seven Feasts of the Lord that opccur each year, starting in the Spring and ending in the Fall.  They are based off of the lunar calendar, so the exact dates change each year.  … Read the rest

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Nordic Naturals Prenatal and Baby DHA Review and Giveaway (And Our Huge Announcement)

Nordic Naturals Prenatal and Baby DHA Review and Giveaway :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

No, I’m not closing down the blog.

Despite the fact that I haven’t been here in…oh…say…over a month!  Life got the best of me this spring – getting in the garden (which still isn’t done!), finishing up our homeschool year, trips to the park (now that the Polar Vortex is behind us), and all of this seasoned with the worst morning sickness ever put me in bed most nights by 9 or 10 – and for me – that’s early!… Read the rest

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A Twist On A Classic : Matzo Nachos!

Matzo Nachos :: Vintage Faith | Modern World

Matzo Nachos :: Vintage Faith | Modern World

I know…

Nachos are somewhat sacred around here.  They’re a fool-proof dinner that really amounts to taking everything from your fridge and dumping it on a tray of tortilla chips.  Really, what’s not to love?

But – that’s all about to change – the tortilla chip part, that is!… Read the rest

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A Natural Cleaning Recipe Round-Up and A Free Printable To Keep Them Organized!

FREE PRINTABLE Natural Cleaning Recipe Sheets from Vintage Kids Modern World

FREE PRINTABLE Natural Cleaning Recipe Sheets from Vintage Kids Modern World

I’m a huge fan of natural products and it’s true – I don’t want to dump sludge into our rivers and streams and I want to steward God’s amazing creation.

However, my kids are God’s creation and I want our home to be the safest place on earth!

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Weekend Reading :: April 12, 2014

Weekend Reading :: Vintage  Kids | Modern World

Weekend Reading :: Vintage  Kids | Modern World

 

What I’ve been reading lately…

How To Garden With Children ||Naturally Mindful

Family Meal Planning (Free Printable) || Brandt On A Blog

Housecleaning for Artists, Creatives, AHDH-ers and ENFPs (and oooh, I defy Fly Lady) || Elizabeth Esther

How We Do Lunch Time || Vitafamiliae

Carrot Cake Square || Homegrown and Healthy

 

 

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My Faith Will Be My Sight (a story and giveaway!)

My Faith Will Be My Sight - A Story and A Giveaway :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

I am so happy to finally be able to debut our newest item in our etsy store, but also to share the story of this piece with you.  If you follow me on Instagram, you’ve already gotten a sneak peek…

My Faith Will Be My Sight - A Story and A Giveaway :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

We are currently raising funds to adopt a little boy

our little boy.Read the rest

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Weekend Reading :: April 5, 2014

Weekend Reading :: Vintage  Kids | Modern World

Weekend Reading :: Vintage  Kids | Modern World

 

What I’ve been reading lately…

Teaching Children To Think By Raising Children Who Read || I Take Joy

Best Ever Chocolate Quinoa Cake (Gluten Free) || making thyme for health

BYE BYE BUGS – Effective DIY Bug Spray || Scratch Mommy

15 Ways To Teach Kids How To Work Hard || We Are THAT Family

 

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Our NEW BLOG is LIVE!

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Spring Cleaning Ebook Review and Giveaway!

RADIANT! A Spring Cleaning Ebook Review + Giveaway! (plus a FREE printable!)

RADIANT! A Spring Cleaning Ebook Review + Giveaway! (plus a FREE printable!)

 

Hey folks, you’re all probably tired of hearing about my new blog that has been in the works, but it’s FINALLY here!  It went live at the end of last week and I am SO excited to share it with all of you!… Read the rest

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How We Homeschool In A Small Space (part 2)

How We Homeschool In A Small Space part 2 :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

How We Homeschool In A Small Space part 2 :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

Well, after last week’s marathon post, thanks for coming back for part 2! (If you want to take a look at our living room space and how we make it work, check out part one!)

I do need to start with a disclaimer, and I can’t BELIEVE that I forgot to write this at the beginning of last week’s post…

My house never looks like this.Read the rest

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