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Kelli Miller

My husband (Ricky) of 20 years, our three wild and wonderfully different boys, five totally spoiled little dogs, a plethora of wild cats, and I live at Miller Manor! It is a 100 year old Colonial Style Farmhouse that is surrounded by hundreds of acres of farmland, in a small town on the coast of Southern Alabama.

So, this week I have a Guest Blogger for my homeschooling week! I am super excited to welcome her to my website for a few minutes! Angie is a homeschooling, work at home mom to 5. She runs an on-location photography studio, a web and graphic design service, and her newest endeavor, Buy By Mom. …

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This is my grandmother’s recipe.  She has 10 acres of Pecan Trees, but when I was growing up they had over 50 acres…. consequently, I have quite a few pecan recipes.  HA!  However, the roasted pecans recipe has been passed down for generations.  My great-grandmother could make them over the fire and my mother makes …

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Today is the hard day – sit down with a pen and paper and start making a list of all the foods your family enjoys. Ask the kids and husband, too. Main dishes are the most important but if there is something you always eat with a certain dish put it beside it.For example: my …

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Today you need to be thinking of the things that only get done certain times of the year and put them on the correct monthly sheet some examples are: Jan – Take down Christmas Decos Feb – Mardi Gras , Valentines Day, Park Baseball sign ups (for me anyway LOL) March – ?? April – …

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How are things going? Are you doing your 7UP every morning, your Ahhh afternoon every afternoon, and Clocking out in the evening? Today we get to the nitty gritty – those things that need to be done every month, not to be confused with Zone work: Here are some examples of mine: Change Air Filters …

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DAY ELEVEN– You remember that we should spend 15 mins per day cleaning our zone… at the end of the week your zone/focus area should be nice and clean. But, you may need to do some major decluttering first. OK, let us get our lists going. Zone work is that deep cleaning stuff: Windows Window …

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DAY TEN– You remember that we should spend 15 mins per day cleaning our zone… at the end of the week your zone/focus area should be nice and clean. But, you may need to do some major decluttering first. OK, let us get our lists going. Zone work is that deep cleaning stuff:WindowsWindow SillsWash LinensShampoo …

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