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Follow homeschoolers Nadia and Aidan as they travel the USA! Each book in this series explores a new state and a new research topic. Along with their parents and pet turtle, they find adventure and learning everywhere.

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Topics: Arizona,audio books,books,censorship,empowerment,favorites,Harry Potter,holidays,homeschooling,magic,movies,saguaro,space,Unschooling,Webkinz

Top 10: Favorite “Young Adult Fiction” We’ve Read in 2007

Similar to our Top 10 Movies, today and the next few days are our Top 10 Books (divided into five categories: Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult/Children’s Non-Fiction, Adult Fiction, Adult Non-Fiction, and Children’s Fiction) for 2007 (all read by at least one person in my family). Most did not come out in 2007, we’ve just […]

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Topics: favorites,holidays,movies,music

Top 10: Favorite Movie Soundtracks

I was just reading an article in Wired Magazine‘s supplemental Movies Rock titled “50 Greatest Mostly Rock Soundtracks of All Time!”. Considering that I agreed with only two or three and found the rest ridiculously pretentious, I decided to write Do Life Right’s top ten list (in no particular order). To get on our list, […]

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Topics: favorites,holidays,movies,party,television,vegetarian,Webkinz

Top 10: Favorite Christmas Movies 2007

This was a hard one to narrow down to ten. In no particular order, these are the top 10 Christmas movies we like: Christmas In The Clouds; Only peripherally Christmas. We just watched it and I said, “Wow, that was a great movie.” My husband said, “It was only an hour and a half? Seemed […]

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Topics: audio books,crafts,favorites,music,Tucson,vegan

Top 10: Favorite Gift Certificates 2007

We’ve asked around and people really enjoy receiving gift certificates! Here are the places that we’ve heard mentioned as the most exciting gift certificates to receive: Favorite book store (, Barnes & Noble, Border’s, Waldenbooks, small local favorite, etc.) Craft Stores (, JoAnn’s, Michael’s, Ben Franklin’s, local bead store, local scrapbooking store, etc.) […]

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Topics: favorites,finances,games,Girl Scouts,money,party,Unschooling

Top 10: Favorite Board Games We’ve Played in 2007

Here are our Top 10 Board Games (in no particular order). All games are family friendly and would make wonderful gifts! We especially love having board game parties. 4 Player Mancala; Mancala for four people! We play this ALL the time. It’s easy enough for little kids to learn, yet challenging enough for adults to […]

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Topics: censorship,empowerment,favorites,Harry Potter,holidays,magic,movies,music,party,projectors,space,Star Trek,television,Unschooling,vegan recipe

Top 10: Favorite Movies and Television Shows We’ve Seen in 2007

Few of these came out in 2007, and many are underrated by critics and reviewers. That doesn’t stop us from forming our own opinions as to the best movies and television shows we’ve seen this year. 🙂 If your family and friends don’t have these, consider them for presents this upcoming Holiday season. Again, these […]

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Topics: audio books,empowerment,environmentalism,favorites,green living,holidays,Webkinz,zen

Top 10: Favorite Purchases in 2007

Here is a list of the Top 10 Favorite Purchases that we’ve made in 2007. Any of these would make wonderful Holiday gifts for yourself and those you love. My family helped me compile this list and it is in no particular order. Movies and television shows will be in the next post. Webkinz; These […]

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Topics: crafts,Girl Scouts

“Glove Monsters”

When I saw CraftyPod’s “Glove Monster Tutorial”, I knew I had to make some with my daughters and with my Girl Scout troop. CraftyPod’s instructions are just perfect, so read them for directions. Here are photographs of just a few of our cute little monsters. As you can see, the photo from my Thanksgiving Day […]

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Topics: crafts,empowerment,holidays,photographs

Thankfulness and Photographs

Today I am reminded that I can always be more thankful for everything that I have in my life. To celebrate this, I’ve added a “Favorite Photographs” section to my site. You’ll get a new, random, photo from Do Life Right displayed with every reload. I will be adding more frequently, so you should see […]

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Topics: art trading cards,ATCs,environmentalism,green living,holidays,party,photographs

Wrap it up: “Green” Gift Wrapping

Several years ago, my oldest daughter asked me to please not use paper wrapping paper anymore. She felt that it was a waste of resources to use paper (even recycled paper) for a short term happy ripping effect. Her argument was compelling and we agreed that we’d never purchase wrapping paper again, and we’d reuse […]

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