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Terrific contact management system.

Website devoted to helping you become, find, or workwith virtual assistants.

Blue Suit Mom is a resource of work and family balance information for executive working mothers and their employers. You'll find advice on parenting, career advancement, the balancing act, meal planning and family health and fitness.

Business Network International
Local groups that come together to support each other in the development of their businesses. Based on the concept of, "If I give you business you'll give me business and we'll both benefit as a result."

Canada Business Resource Centres
While developed by the Canadian government for Canadian companies, there are on-line tools and resources that are helpful regardless of where you are located.

Crossland Design
Freelance Graphic/Web Design services by Chad Crossland. Chad is a former Art Director and Multimedia Teacher. The CNS Coaching logo and website were designed by Chad.


Cornell Career Services
Online information, tips, advice, and resources.

MicroSoft Office Online
Tips, resources, ideas for people using the MicroSoft Office line of products.

Paper Direct
Business stationary you customize yourself.

Professional Taste Printing
Business cards, letterheads, envelopes, and online stationery design.

Small Business Administration

Toastmasters International
Great organization to help you develop and hone your public speaking skills.

An independent provider of turn-key solutions for email newsletter publishers, from multinational media companies to individuals publishing news about a hobby or interest.



The Activity Idea Place
An Early Childhood Educator's Resource

A to Z Teacher Stuff

Activity Village

A Charlotte Mason Curriculum

Awesome Library
Awesome Library organizes the Web with 24,000 carefully reviewed resources, including the top 5 percent in education.

Beautiful Feet Books
Publishers of Rea Berg's "History Through Literature." Study Guides and Fine Children's Literature including the D'Auloire Biographies and Genevieve Foster's "World" title.

Candle in the Window
Good instructions on putting together lapbooks (portfolders) and picture books. - Homeschool Section

Diana Waring: History Alive!

Dinah Zike
Learning manipulatives. Great source of ideas for lapbooks.

Discover America Series

Free teacher guides/student activity pages to accompany the Discover America book series; e.g., G is for Granite State, M is for Mayflower, B is for Blue Crab

Gale . Discover America Series . Find Out More . Student Activities

Discovery Channel School
Lesson plans library.

DLTK's Printable Crafts for Kids

Dover Publications

Education World
Lesson planning support and ideas.

Enchanted Learning

Everything Preschool

Family Resource Center
Making learning an ed-venture.

Five In A Row
Curriculums, newsletters, posting boards.

Fun Lesson Plans

Homefires is the homeschooler's resource center for ready-made curriculum, advice, support and community.

Homeschool Buyer's Co-op

Homeschool Convention
All the dynamics of a homeschool convention are now online.

Homeschool Legal Defense Association

The Homeschool Mom

Free homeschool resources and so much more

In the Hands of a Child

Ready-to-use lapbook style project and research packs

Incredible Art Department

Art education resources, free online lesson plans, thousands of art related links

The Incredible Art Department | Art Education

The Learning Calendar
History based activity and trivia calendar.

Rainbow Resource Catalog
Book distributor; also carries materials and teaching supplies.

Wonderful source of supportive materials and ideas; especially for managers of the home. Planning, organizing, scheduling guide. They also put out a newsletter filled with encouragement for both the dad and mom of a homeschooling family.

World History Chart

Online, interactive world history chart

World History : HyperHistory



Christian resources and support for your faith, family, parenting, homeschooling, marriage, and more.

Family Fun
Great ideas, practical advice, fun stuff to do.

The Fly Lady
Great resource for organizing tips and tools.

Focus on Your Child

Christian parenting website


The Legacy Project
Wonderful site to help connect grandparents and their grandchildren

Safe Kids
Tips, advice and suggestions to make your family's online experience fun and productive



Adventures in Odyssey

Online access to this Christian children's radio program

The Kidzpage
Free printable and online games, activities, puzzles, clip art and much more.

Learn to Read
Fun online and off-line activities for kids around reading. Primarily designed for first grade, is also useful for pre-kindergarten, Kindergarten and second grade. Starfall is perfect for homeschooling.

PBS Kids


A collection of animated children's books and activities



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Original oil paintings by Diane Romanello and Lynn Fecteau. Photography by Getty Images.
Web site design by Chad Crossland.