Weekend Reading :: 11.1.2015

Weekend Reading - Vintage Kids Modern World Blog

Sometimes it’s nice to curl up on a Sunday afternoon and flip through some of your favorite blogs.

Here is a selection of articles that I stumbled across this week that are definitely worth sharing!

Because I Said So :: Sally Clarkson

Finding Balance (dispelling the myth) :: Leah Boden’s Blog

3 Ingredient No-Bake Applesauce Brownies :: The Big Man’s World

Natural Gift Ideas :: Shalom Mama

Join me!

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DIY Organic Orange Peel Cleaner (and one HUGE mistake you’ve been making in your green cleaning!)

DIY Organic Orange Peel Cleaner (and one HUGE mistake you've been making in your green cleaning!) :: Vintage Kids | Modern World Blog

If you hop onto pinterest or you’ve experimented much with “green” cleaning (or if you’re cheap like me…) you’ll know that vinegar is a basic staple in “natural” cleaning recipes.

However, it’s time to kick your vinegar up a notch!

When I first started making my own cleaners, I have to be honest…I was a little disappointed with using only vinegar for cleaning.  … Read the rest

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Bee’s Wax Dipped Leaves :: A Simple + Colorful Way To Preserve Fall

Bee's Wax Dipped Leaves :: Vintage Kids | Modern World Blog

 

It seems like summer left without much fanfare here in northern Indiana, and we’re solidly into fall now, with peak colors this week!

The huge maple tree in our front yard does not disappoint and we’ve finally figured out a way to preserve the leaves and all of their vibrant glory!… 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

 

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.Read the rest

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Charlotte Mason-Inspired 2015-2016 Naturalist Homeschool Planner

 

Charlotte Mason-Inspired 2015-2016 Homeschool Naturalist  Planner :: Vintage Kids | Modern World Blog

It’s here!

My 2015-2016 Charlotte Mason-inspired Naturalist Homeschool Planner is here!

I wanted something in a simple, minimalist style and I needed something that would work for multiple children.  Many homeschool planners that are out today don’t take into account your method of homeschooling.  … Read the rest

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FREE Printable Charlotte Mason Inspired 2015-2016 Homeschool Naturalist Calendar Pages

FREE Charlotte Mason Inspired 2015-2016 Homeschool Naturalist Calendar :: Vintage Kids | Modern World Blog

I’m here.  Cross my heart, I’m still here, posting ever-so-infrequently on facebook and instagram and soaking up the last of our summer in a non-cyber way.  Now that we’re getting back to the grind (and it appears that many of you are as well, as I’m seeing the darling first-day-of-school pictures in my newsfeed), I’m getting back to blog business and I’m SO excited to share my newest printables!… Read the rest

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