Collection Week for Operation Christmas Child is coming up soon, but there is still plenty of time to pack a box! Since we know it's sometimes difficult to come up with ideas, Amy and I have come up with big ol' lists to get you going. I'm sharing 100 shoebox ideas for a girl and Amy is sharing 100 … [Read more...] about 100 Shoebox Ideas for Girls: OCC Gifts
This year, we decided to prepare one Operation Christmas Child shoebox for each age and gender. There are three age groups: 2-4 years; 5-9 years; and 10-14 years. That means we're packing six shoeboxes! How we pack our Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes: In the past we've bought small … [Read more...] about Packing our OCC Shoeboxes!
We love doing Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes each year! We have an OCC box that sits on our schoolroom shelf all year round, just waiting for anything we come across that would fit in a shoebox and make a good little gift. We're always on the lookout for OCC goodies in the $1 section at … [Read more...] about Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Ministry
Kathryn had a cold over the weekend, and although she still spent part of this week camped out on the sofa, she was able to do her schoolwork. The freedom to modify our days to meet the needs of an under-the-weather family member is one of the many things I love about homeschooling. We ended up … [Read more...] about Weekly Report: Shoeboxes & a New ‘Do!