Tot School Gathering Place Week 173

Welcome to Tot School™ Gathering Place! Gather together here, gather ideas from other blogs, share your own ideas on your own blog. Browse around at the other posts linked up, leave a few comments if you have time, and be sure to check back to see if your blog was featured!

Each week we will feature photo{s} and ideas from blogs who link up. Remember, provide a link back to Tot School Gathering Place within your post that you link up, so you can be considered for the feature!


Happy May! We made it through the winter weather, the spring chill and rain, and have finally entered into May flower season!! Time to take the kids out and smell the flowers that are blooming everywhere!!! Don’t forget to link up your wonderful Tot School ideas to the Gathering Place! We’d love to see what you are all up to!

Head on over to The Magnolia Barn to see what Tot Summer and her Mama have been up to this past week! Tons of fun to be had while studying the letter H!

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Have you ever thought of developing mapping skills in your Tot? Check out Adventures in Tot Schooling and see the different activities that Tot Munchkin and her Mama worked through to start developing this important life skill!

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Summer is coming!!! Sometimes the days can be long for Tots and they need something to keep them happy and occupied. Take a peek over at The Practical Mom to see several different activities designed for three year olds, but could be modified for older or younger Tots!

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Were you featured? Tot School Feature

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See the Tot School webpage here!

Follow {1plus1plus1} Carisa’s board Tot School Ideas on Pinterest.


 Are you NEW or have never been featured? Read this! Basics: write a specific post about what you did with your tot, link up the permalink from your post, link back to Tot School within that post, put your tot’s age in months in ( ) like this: (43 months).

Take a Look at our Awesome Sponsors!


We are so thankful for our blog sponsors and want to share them with you each month!  Read below to see what reviews & giveaways we have coming soon, and about any special discounts our sponsors are offering right now.

Educents is the trusted resource for every child’s education. Whether you’re looking for curricula and science experiments, or tips and ideas, we hope we can help you discover new ways to make learning fun!


We are currently reviewing Evan-Moor Daily Summer Activity books from Educents!  See a peek on Instagram here!


Have you tried Lessontrek yet? See our video walkthrough here and see more about why we love it.


See how my oldest son is now using it to write his own lesson plans!

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Spielgaben is a long time blog sponsor and we are still enjoying our Spielgaben set!  Our monthly posts share what we have been up to with our set, we’ve been loving our set this year for 1st grade math!

Here’s our recent post sharing the fun we have had this past month with Spielgaben.


We are thrilled to have Math Grab as a sponsor this month!  See our full review of the fun Math Grab game here!

Math Grab Multiplication Card Game for Kids

Ivy Kids is simply awesome!  They sent us kits for review and we LOVE them!   Use code IVY20 to get 20% off of your first kit!


We are currently enjoying the Gotta Go! Gotta Go! Kit, see a peek we shared on Instagram hereIMG_4229

We love Friends and Heroes and are enjoying their new Homeschool Bible Study Curriculum!


See more about the new Family Devotion Pack here and grab a 10% discount code and enter to win a $30 webstore credit!



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One Day Giveaway!

One Day Ultimate Homemaking Bundle Giveaway from 1 1 1=1

I know some of you would LOVE to buy the Ultimate Homemaking Bundle but don’t have an extra $30 to spend right now, no matter how great of a deal it is. I totally get it, which is why I want to give one away! This is a FAST giveaway, ending Friday night 4/29/16 at 11:59 PM EST!  I will announce the winner by Saturday afternoon!  All entrants will be emailed on Saturday so you will know if you won or not and still have time to purchase a bundle before it ends!  Already bought your bundle?  Enter to win one for a friend!

I shared my favorite eBooks in the bundle in my original post, and also my favorite hidden gem in the bundle bonuses here! Here are a few more of my very favorite items you might have missed!

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Can’t wait? You can buy your Ultimate Homemaking Bundle now, and get these 3 amazing products, plus my Raising Lil’ Rock Stars Through the Bible A-Z, PLUS a copy of my new Tot School Printables A-Z Bundle {when you buy through my link}.


Just not in the budget right now?  I completely understand.  Enter to WIN below!

I would like to give one of you a copy of the Ultimate Homemaking Bundle for FREE!  All you have to do is use Rafflecopter to gain entries below! I purchased this bundle for the winner and will email you the info on Saturday after Rafflecopter chooses the winner.

Open worldwide, giveaway ends 4/29/16 11:59 PM EST. Winner will be emailed and announced here Saturday.

You’ll still have time to purchase a copy if you don’t win! The sale ends Monday, 5/2/16 at 11:59 PM.  You have through the end of the day Monday to buy and then it’s G-O-N-E!

Read, set, go!!!

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The Hidden GEM!

Molly Green


Your membership includes:

* The PRINT quarterly Molly Green Magazine mailed right to your door
* All vintage digital Molly Green Magazines
* Growing collection of eBooks including a new Bite-Sized Guide(TM) each month
* Planners for homeschooling, gardening, cleaning, and more
* Access to Build a Menu’s weekly “Dine on a Dime” menu plan
* 10,000+ streaming video library
* More being added all the time!


Sign up for right here!

The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle 2016 is HERE!

This offer is no longer available.


{disclaimer ~ our affiliate link is used}

I am so excited to share the Ultimate Homemaking Bundle 2016 with with you and pray that this deal blesses MANY of you! I was asked to include my Raising Lil’ Rock Stars Through the Bible A to Z in this all new Ultimate Homemaking Bundle! The ENTIRE bundle of over 93 eBooks + eCourses, and Bonuses is only $29.97!

There are TONS of items in this bundle, it is the best of the year in my opinion!

I want to highlight a few that I think would be most beneficial to YOU, my readers, so you can pray about whether this deal is the right fit for you. These are the ones that stood out to me and I think many of you would love.  This is JUST a small sampling, there are MANY more resources!

  • Raising Lil’ Rock Stars Through the Bible A-Z {$12.00}
  • Kids Cook Real Meals {$9.95}
  • Color Me Inspired 1 & 2 {$10/each}
  • Teaching Kids to Clean {$5.00}
  • Cozy Minimalist {$39.00}
  • Family Budget Challenge {$37.00}
  • The Dig Proverbs {$4.99}
  • Kids Responsibility Kit {$7.99}
  • It’s About Time {$49.99}
  • Craftsy Class {bonus offer, up to $49.99 value}
  • Grove Collaborative {bonus offer}
  • Green Kids Crafts {bonus offer}
    • As you can see, just those resources ALONE are worth over $250.00!


    Wait, There’s MORE!

    As a special added bonus to my readers who purchase  the UHB through my link, you will get a free copy of our brand new Tot School Printables A to Z Bundle!

    This bundle is NOT for sale anywhere on my site yet, but will be listed for $12.00 when it is ready. You can get this bundle of all 26 units + extras NOW when you purchase the Ultimate Homemaking Bundle using my affiliate link. WHY?  Because I am blessed with an affiliate earning from your click, and I want to give you something to say thanks for buying through me {and in turn blessing us with the affiliate earnings from your purchase}. Tot School Printables A-Z Bundle Download


    Just email me your bundle purchase receipt and say {or copy/paste} something like this…

    “I bought the homemaking bundle through your link, here is my receipt.  Can you please send me the Tot School Printables A to Z Bundle?”

    I will send you access to the Tot School Printables Bundle ASAP, usually within 24 hours! All requests for this free gift must be made within 30 days of the UHB sale ending. My email is [email protected]


    The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle includes 93 hand-picked eBooks, eCourses, and printables, on topics that matter to moms such as:

    • organization, routines & creating a cozy home
    • recipes, grocery shopping and meal planning
    • budgeting and saving money
    • motherhood (no matter what age your kids are)
    • cultivating a strong marriage
    • faith (for you & your kids)
    • and even self-care (like exercise, weight loss, life planning and coloring books!)
    • and much more…
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    Confused about how this whole idea works?  Here’s a page I created to share some behind the scenes information!

    How the UHB Works


    Don’t Forget the Bonuses

    UHB 2016 Bonus Offers

    The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle 2016 comes with these FREE bonus offers from companies who know what homemakers need and want. Some are 100% free; other are yours for the cost of shipping only. You’ll get:

  • FREE Mrs. Meyer’s Dish Soap, Mrs. Meyer’s Multi Surface Spray, Grove Collaborative Spray Bottle, Grove Collaborative Scrubber Sponges and FREE 60-day VIP trial with FREE shipping from Grove Collaborative ($30 value)
  • FREE Online Class from Craftsy ($29.99-$69.99 value)
  • FREE Kids Discovery Box from ($24.95 value)
  • $15 Gift Certificate to InkWELL Press ($15 value)
  • $15 Credit to Hope Ink Shop PLUS Two FREE 8×10 Art Prints with Any Purchase ($71)
  • FREE SPOT Treatment for Acne & Eczema OR a $15 Gift Certificate from Bloom Naturals ($15 value)
  • FREE 90-Day Pro Membership to ($30)
  • FREE 1-Year Membership ($29 value)FREE Hand Massage Routine Videos from Melt Couples Massage ($24 value) 

    My favorite BONUS offers…

      Grove Collaborative Bonus Offer Craftys Bonus Offer

    Green Kids Crafts Bonus Offer