Vicki’s Books

Finding Grace(land) - Order from Amazon
By Jim Bentley. Laugh and learn with Jim Bentley as he shares lessons God has taught him in almost half a century (so far) of marriage to his high school sweetheart. From the infamous Graceland excursion ... to a hilarious tire blowout on a cross-country move ... to that disastrous Olan Mills photo shoot, and many other riotous accounts, this dad of eight daughters (and foster dad to almost 50) gives you a glimpse into a few of their [mis]adventures and encourages you to be intentional on your own journey to a joy-filled, purpose-led, covenant-based marriage. Paperback, 242 pages. (NOTE that this particular button takes you to an Amazon affiliate link where you will pay the same amount for the book as usual but we will receive a slight commission to help us keep our website here for you!)
Price: $15.99
Finding Grace(land)
By Jim Bentley. Laugh and learn with Jim Bentley as he shares lessons God has taught him in almost half a century (so far) of marriage to his high school sweetheart. From the infamous Graceland excursion ... to a hilarious tire blowout on a cross-country move ... to that disastrous Olan Mills photo shoot, and many other riotous accounts, this dad of eight daughters (and foster dad to almost 50) gives you a glimpse into a few of their [mis]adventures and encourages you to be intentional on your own journey to a joy-filled, purpose-led, covenant-based marriage. Paperback, 242 pages.
Price: $15.99
High School 101 NOTES e-book
High School 101 NOTES e-book
PREVIEW EDITION. [IF YOU ARE SIGNED UP FOR A LOCAL CLASS, keep scrolling down to the version that says LOCAL] Veteran homeschool mom of 17 high schoolers shares practical basics about a high school "overview," goals, course planning & descriptions, transcripts & recordkeeping, grades, credits, graduation, post-secondary options, and more. 60+pages; glossy cover; 8.5"x11"; also available as printed/bound notes at www.lulu.com/familyresources. This 2023 preview edition is intended to provide comprehensive notes to seminar attendees. The full book will be eventually published with revised formatting and expanded material. Check back for updates! PLEASE NOTE: Within a few moments after purchase, you should receive an email with a link to your downloadable item. Please notice the email; THE LINK IS GOOD FOR A LIMITED TIME. Thanks!
Price: $6.50
Home Education 101: Parent Workbook
Parent workbook for Home Education 101 mentoring program for newer homeschoolers. Covers basic topics of interest to first- or second-year homeschooling parents, including how to begin, choosing curriculum, recordkeeping, lesson planning, testing & evaluations, learning styles, home management for homeschoolers, and more. Nine lessons. Designed to be used in conjunction with leader's guide (Home Education 101: A Mentor's Manual) in a small group setting or family to family. Not designed to be used without mentor's manual. Glossy color cover; 230+ pages. Group discount for 10+ books; contact us at www.homeschoolwithconfidence.com.
Price: $24.99
Home Education 101: A Mentor's Manual
Home Education 101--a tool to encourage and equip new homeschoolers! Covers basic topics of interest to first- or second-year homeschooling parents: how to begin, choosing curriculum, recordkeeping, lesson planning, testing & evaluations, learning styles, home management for homeschoolers, and more. Nine lessons. Glossy cover; perfect binding. 260+ pages. Revised/updated Jan 2022. Original contains a VA appendix, but may be used in any state. Appendix can be custom printed with state-specific information; contact the author for details. Designed to be used family to family or in a small group setting. Great support group resource! Companion workbook available; contact author for bulk discount info. For more info, see HomeEducation101.com. NOTE: This manual contains the entire contents of the parent workbook, plus the additional mentor/resource material; may be used as a stand-alone book. Read Cathy Duffy's review here: https://cathyduffyreviews.com/homeschool-extras/parent-helps-and-how-to-books/general-parent-helps/home-education-101# (NOTE that this version has typical book binding; it's not spiral bound but may be spiral bound by your local office supply shop.)
Price: $37.99
Home Education 101: A Mentor's Manual (E-BOOK)
Home Education 101--a tool to encourage and equip new homeschoolers! Covers basic topics of interest to first- or second-year homeschooling parents: how to begin, choosing curriculum, recordkeeping, lesson planning, testing & evaluations, learning styles, home management for homeschoolers, and more. Nine lessons. 260+ pages. Revised/updated June 2022. Original contains a VA appendix, but may be used in any state. Appendix can be custom printed with state-specific information; contact the author for details. Designed to be used family to family or in a small group setting. Great support group resource! Companion workbook available; contact author for bulk discount info. For more info, see HomeEducation101.com. NOTE: This manual contains the entire contents of the parent workbook, plus the additional mentor/resource material; may be used as a stand-alone book. Read Cathy Duffy's review here: https://cathyduffyreviews.com/homeschool-extras/parent-helps-and-how-to-books/general-parent-helps/home-education-101# (NOTE that this is a variance in price from the print version; THIS IS A DIGITAL DOWNLOAD AND THERE WILL BE NO PRINT PRODUCT SHIPPED. Download link will be provided upon purchase.)
Price: $34.99
Home Education 101: A Mentor's Manual (SPIRAL)
Home Education 101--a tool to encourage and equip new homeschoolers! Covers basic topics of interest to first- or second-year homeschooling parents: how to begin, choosing curriculum, recordkeeping, lesson planning, testing & evaluations, learning styles, home management for homeschoolers, and more. Nine lessons. Glossy cover; SPIRAL-BOUND manual; 260+ pages. Revised/updated June 2022. Original contains a VA appendix, but may be used in any state. Appendix can be custom printed with state-specific information; contact the author for details. Designed to be used family to family or in a small group setting. Great support group resource! Companion workbook available; contact author for bulk discount info. For more info, see HomeEducation101.com. NOTE: This manual contains the entire contents of the parent workbook, plus the additional mentor/resource material; may be used as a stand-alone book. Read Cathy Duffy's review here: https://cathyduffyreviews.com/homeschool-extras/parent-helps-and-how-to-books/general-parent-helps/home-education-101# (NOTE that this is a variance in price for the spiral-bound version; see other listing BELOW for perfect-bound pricing. Spiral may have a longer delivery time.)
Price: $44.99
Everyday Cooking - e-book (digital version)
Everyday Cooking - e-book (digital version)
Expanded, revised edition includes even more family favorites and helpful tips, plus pressure cooker basics, low-carb staples, and even a few of Vicki's kitchen blooper stories! Collection of tried-and-true recipes and hints for simple, everyday cooking with an emphasis on whole foods - from a busy homeschooling mother of eight. Includes sample menus, shopping and equipment tips, and more! 224 full-size pages; revised May/June 2024. See photos of dishes from EC in the Food album at our Everyday Homemaking Facebook page. NOTE: THIS IS A DIGITAL VERSION - an E-BOOK. YOUR DOWNLOAD LINK WILL BE IN YOUR THANK-YOU NOTE ONCE YOUR PAYMENT PROCESSES so don't skip the Thank You page! It is in pdf format and you may print one copy for personal use. For the print version, see the other options in our store. Read blogger reviews here: https://schoolhousereviewcrew.com/everyday-cooking-and-chores-systems-for-your-family-everyday-homemaking-reviews/
Price: $18.99
Homeschool with Confidence (ebook)
Homeschool with Confidence (ebook)
A compilation of articles by homeschool pioneer and encourager, Vicki Bentley--practical tips to help you homeschool with confidence! Expected release date Fall 2024 (e-book) - Check back for final release! (This product is not yet available, but coming soon)
Price: $9.99
Everyday Cooking (print version-revised) SPIRAL
Everyday Cooking (print version-revised) SPIRAL
PRE-ORDERS -- the new book is at the printer! Expanded, revised 2024 edition includes even more family favorites and helpful tips, plus pressure cooker basics, low-carb staples, and even a few of Vicki's kitchen blooper stories! Collection of tried-and-true recipes and hints for simple, everyday cooking with an emphasis on whole foods - from a busy homeschooling mother of eight. Includes sample menus, shopping and equipment tips, and more! 224 full-size pages; glossy color cover; coil-bound for convenient use; black/white photos (color in e-book format only). Revised May/June 2024. See photos of many dishes from EC in the Food album at our Everyday Homemaking Facebook page. Read blogger reviews here: https://schoolhousereviewcrew.com/everyday-cooking-and-chores-systems-for-your-family-everyday-homemaking-reviews/ SAVE 20% today by using coupon code PRE20 at checkout.
Price: $24.99
High School 101 workshop only (local)
High School 101 workshop only (local)
3-workshop seminar on homeschooling through high school, presented locally; non-refundable fee. For details, see Everyday Homeschooling event at FB, or contact Vicki at vicki@everydayhomemaking.com Workshop presented at Samuels Library, Front Royal VA 10am Sat, Feb 24, 2024 NOTE: If you want to register AND you want the notes book, choose the NEXT option down.
Price: $10.00
Spouse or teen also attending?:
High School 101 workshop AND e-book notes (local)
High School 101 workshop AND e-book notes (local)
Includes in-person local workshop registration PLUS e-book of notes of the material covered in the 3-workshop series; 60 pages; also available as printed/bound notes at www.lulu.com/familyresources. (See e-book description for more details). Non-refundable fee for local seminar series, High School 101: Blueprint for Success. (See Everyday Homeschooling at FB for more details on class, or contact Vicki at vicki@everydayhomemaking.com) PLEASE NOTE: Within a few moments after purchase, you should receive an email with a link to your downloadable item. Please notice the email; THE LINK IS GOOD FOR A LIMITED TIME. Thanks!
Price: $15.00
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The Everyday Family Chore System (print edition)
The Everyday Family Chore System (print edition)
UPDATED EDITION! Practical ideas for getting your family to help at home - from a busy mom of eight and foster mom of over fifty! Includes the tried-and-true How-to-Do-It cards now used successfully in many homes, ideas for using the cards as a stand-alone system or in conjunction with another system you may already be using, plus tips on how to organize your household to maximize success. 88 pages. Read blogger reviews here: https://schoolhousereviewcrew.com/everyday-cooking-and-chores-systems-for-your-family-everyday-homemaking-reviews/
Price: $19.99
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The Everyday Family Chore System E-BOOK
The Everyday Family Chore System E-BOOK
Practical ideas for getting your family to help at home - from a busy mom of eight and foster mom of over fifty! Includes the tried-and-true How-to-Do-It cards now used successfully in many homes, ideas for using the cards as a stand-alone system or in conjunction with another system you may already be using, plus tips on how to organize your household to maximize success. 88 pages. THIS IS THE E-BOOK VERSION -- A DIGITAL DOWNLOAD. For the print edition, see the other listing. Read blogger reviews here: https://schoolhousereviewcrew.com/everyday-cooking-and-chores-systems-for-your-family-everyday-homemaking-reviews/ UPDATED EDITION
Price: $15.99
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My Homeschool Planner
My Homeschool Planner
[CHOOSE YOUR COVER] Homeschool planner designed by a mom who has homeschooled 17 kids! Includes virtually all records that could be requested by state authorities. Sections for 52 weekly lessons plans, reading lists, projects & achievements, 20 topical (unit) study planning sheets, field trips, curriculum planning, goal setting, certificate of progress, and more. Appropriate Scripture verses on the bottom of many pages. Includes helpful hints for use, and includes several articles by Vicki. Our most-requested resource since the mid-90's! 168 pages, spiral bound, full color glossy cover. NOTE that there are various cover options, subject to availability; click on thumbnail photo to view options. (If you don't select one, we will pick one and surprise you!) THE NEW SHIPMENT is on its way from the printer so there could be a slight delay in shipment, but it means you get the new revision hot off the press!
Price: $17.99
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