Winner of the Through the Lens ecourse Giveaway

Thank you to everyone who entered last week”s giveaway. I”m so pleased to announce that the winner of the Through The Lens ecourse from Playful Learning is:

Gretchen of The Wright Stuff for Us

“My eleven year old received a camera for her birthday! This would be perfect! We”re in!!”

Congratulations! Check your email for further details.

Thanks to everyone who entered and shared your comments about children and photography.  If you”re interested in learning more about the Through the Lens ecourse, head on over to .

Resources for Planning Summertime Fun

The following post is by editor Kara Fleck.

Summer is looming large before us, spread out as a season of possibilities with our kids.  Ironically, this seven months pregnant mama’s belly is also looming large before her, so I’ve decided to take as much help from others as I can when planning our Summer fun this year.

Today I’ll be sharing a few of the resources and ideas for Summertime that I’ve compiled so far, and then I will open up the comments so that we can share more Summer Fun ideas with each other.


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Weekend Links

Also, Simple Homeschool contributor and Life As Mom blogger Jessica is having a Birthday Sale! From now until June 1, you can use the code 39BDAY on all purchases of $4 or more and get $2 off of your purchase. This includes her fabulous Summer Survival Guide (after the coupon code, it would be less than 50 cents a week for 16 weeks of pre-planned activities for kids).

Don”t forget about the Through the Lens ecourse giveaway!  It runs until midnight EST Monday, May 30th so you”ve still got time to enter.

Have a wonderful Sunday, everyone!