Samantha

Author's details

Name: Samantha
Date registered: 2015-05-23
URL: http://www.astheygrowup.com

Biography

Samantha has been blogging for over 8 years and is a wife and homeschool mom of 4 from North Carolina.

Latest posts

  1. Tales of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Super Shredder — 2017-03-20
  2. Learning Resources Magnetic Healthy Foods — 2017-03-17
  3. Great Outdoor Winter Activities for Kids — 2017-03-16
  4. Today I Feel… — 2017-03-16
  5. Brighten Up Your Spring Wardrobe With prAna! — 2017-03-14

Most commented posts

  1. Check Out Scooby-Doo & LEGO Stop Motion Videos #WIN — 42 comments
  2. Garage door 101: Three-Step Program Offers Homeowners Peace-Of-Mind — 30 comments
  3. We Are Loving Petco’s Repeat Delivery Service — 26 comments
  4. I Am Abraham Lincoln Book & Activities — 14 comments
  5. Max the Brave #MaxTheBrave — 12 comments

Author's posts listings

Mar 20

Tales of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Super Shredder

The Turtles are pushed to their limits in the new Tales of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Super Shredder DVD collection featuring episodes from season four and five. This awesome collection will be available for purchase on March 21st, so be sure to keep an eye out for it.

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Mar 17

Learning Resources Magnetic Healthy Foods

Learning Resources Magnetic Healthy Foods set has been an awesome addition to our homeschool health/wellness classes. This hands-on approach for introducing children to the concept of the 5 food groups and healthy meal planner has helped put into perspective what they should be eating in a day.

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Mar 16

Great Outdoor Winter Activities for Kids

Have your kids started getting cabin fever this winter? Mine always start getting a little restless and using the word “bored” when we’ve been stuck indoors for a few days due the weather. Here are a few ways that I bust the boredom.

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Mar 16

Today I Feel…

Title: Today I Feel… Author:  Madalena Moniz Publisher: Harry N. Abrams Publication Date: March 16, 2017 Genre/Format: Picture Book Ages: 3-5 Synopsis: Soft, gentle watercolor paintings are the perfect complement to a book about feelings in Today I feel… In addition to being a book of feelings, Today I Feel is also an alphabet book, reinforcing the letter names and …

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Mar 14

Brighten Up Your Spring Wardrobe With prAna!

I received free product in exchange for my honest opinion. As always, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Spring is fast approaching in North Carolina, and it’s time to brighten up the wardrobe and head outdoors! Our family is big on the outdoors, so for me comfort is a big and I get that …

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Mar 12

What We’re Reading In Our Homeschool

I love not only reading, but sharing what we’re enjoying inour homeschool. Today, I’ll be sharing with you what we’ve been reading in our homeschool lately.

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Mar 09

PowerPuff Girls on Hulu #RealLifePowerpuff Contest

This post is in partnership with Hulu The Powerpuff Girls is a show that we have always loved in our house. It was a favorite with my girls when they were growing up, and it’s making an appearance on Hulu! How awesome is that? Now you can watch every single episode, anytime, just by joining!

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Mar 07

PAW Patrol: Pups Save The Bunnies

Just in time for spring, Ryder, Chase, Rocky, Sky and the rest of the gang are back with PAW Patrol: Pups Save the Bunnies! This new collection of exciting adventures is set to release TODAY (March 7, 2017) and is a pretty awesome collection if I do say so myself. My little guy couldn’t wait …

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Mar 06

Educational Insights: PlayFoam GO!

It’s hard to believe that travel season is just around the corner. In fact, our family took out on our first road/camping trip just this weekend and had an amazing time. I get it that the driving part can at times be hard for the little ones. It seems all the “I spies” and “20 …

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Mar 02

Charlotte And The Rock

Title: Charlotte And The Rock Author:  Stephen W. Martin Illustrator: Samantha Cotterill Publisher: Dial Publication Date: March 14, 2017 Genre/Format: Picture Book Ages: 3-5 Synopsis: When Charlotte asks her parents for a pet, a rock isn’t exactly what she has in mind. But she loves her new pet anyway. If only he could love Charlotte back…

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Mar 01

It’s Getting Serious….

The past few weeks we have been having beautiful weather in Western NC, so we decided to head outdoors for our morning homeschool session. The boys did their reading while we were outside, along with a few other subjects. While outside working on our school, I get an unexpected call from my husband….

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Mar 01

Math Mammoth Review

Math…This is one subject that is hard for me when it comes to purchasing a curriculum for my boys. While I admit it isn’t one of my favorite subjects of all times, it’s less of a favorite with my oldest son. Since math can be a challenge for both he and I, a solid, easy …

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Feb 27

Weekend Hike: High Shoals Falls Hike

It’s February and it seems that spring has arrived. It is temporary? We shall see, but currently in the mountains of WNC we are surrounded by the beautiful blooms of spring flowers and the warmth of the sun.

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Feb 22

HISTORY Through the Ages Project Passport World History Study: Ancient Greece by Home School in the Woods

We were first introduced to Home School in the Woods last year when we reviewed their U.S. Election Lap-Pak. We quickly fell in love with this company and have since purchased other lessons. Recently we had the opportunity to review their HISTORY Through the Ages Project Passport World History Study: Ancienct Greece. This was our …

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Feb 18

Take the TerraCycle & Little Bites Challenge #PledgeToRecycle

The coupons for product redemption, information, and gift card have been provided by Entenmann’s® Little Bites® so that I could try the product and share my thoughts and information about Entenmann’s® Little Bites®. The opinions expressed in this post are my own and do not reflect the opinions of Entenmann’s® Little Bites®. Have you heard …

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