Thank You August 2014

August was a full month back in action for 3 Dinosaurs. I really enjoyed a lot of what came out this month! These have been some of my favorites from the month!

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Here are some of the top referrals to the site!

Thank You

Thanks to all those people that sent traffic my way during the month! I’m very thankful to everyone that helps spread the word about the site. I work hard to do my best to provide fun posts and free printables!

Thanks to everyone that shares my work with other, on Facebook, Twitter, Google + and Pinterest.

Also to these sites that posted about my printables! Classroom Freebies, Free Homeschool Deals, Facebook, Money Saving Mommy, Kingdom First Mom, Cincinnati Cents, and Motherhood on a Dime.

Top 10 Posts from the Month

I’m always excited to see this. It tells me what people liked during the month!

  1. Free 2014 School Calendar Set
  2. Back to School Printables – Blog Hop & Giveaway
  3. Free Pete the Cat Pack
  4. Free ABC Uppercase Tracing pages with Playdough Mats
  5. First & Last Day of School Pictures
  6. Free Number Skip Counting Printables
  7. Free Prewriting Practice Printables
  8. Round Up of Fall Printables from 3 Dinosaurs
  9. Shark Water Bead Sensory Bin
  10. Free Apple Activities Pack

Some new free things during the month were:

Free Number Skip Counting Printable New Free ABC Uppercase Tracing Pages with Playdough Mats! Back to School Printables – Blog Hop & Giveaway!

Free Romping & Roaring Z Pack Free Shark Pack Update Free 2014-2015 Blank Calendar Printables

Free 2014 School Calendar Set Free Desert Pack Free 2014 Rain Calendar For Southern Hemisphere

Free 2014 Apple Calendar Set Free Romping & Roaring YZ Review Pack Free 2014 Shoes & Button Calenader Set

Free Community Helpers Pack Free Romping & Roaring Preprimer Sight Words Packs Set 7 Free Apple Pack Update: Language Activities

Spinning Subtraction: Ways to Subtract 1 to 10

Affiliate Programs
One way you can support 3 Dinosaurs is by purchasing things through my Affiliate Programs. I’ll be trying to add more of these! If you know of an affiliate program you would like me to add let me know.

Learn to draw cartoons the fun way!

September promises to be a very fun month. I’m looking forward to everything that is coming!

Cassie –

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Monthly Goals September 2014

As I look back on the month I know that goals will be changing very much for September! School is starting and we are always busy once that happens. I know that I’m looking forward to it. I have a few things that will be changing for sure, but I think I can handle it.

3 Dinosaurs Monthly Goals

Blog Goals

This last month was VERY hard to keep to my blogging goals. I know they are simple but not all of them got done. I will be changing some of what I had been doing.

  • Update and fix 5 old posts or download pages each week
  • Get 2 new products out this month – Primer Sight Word Packs and a Surprise one!
  • Work on some older age projects – Themed Packs for language or math
  • Keep getting up early
  • Limit my time or time my work on things so I don’t over do it

Family Goals

I struggled a lot this last month with laundry and dishes! I forget how busy things can be just running around. I know that I did not get menus made and it was hard to keep up with everything. I plan on doing much better in September. I’m trying to dig my way out of a very dirty house! I spent a lot of time digging through items in the house and deciding what was staying and what was going. I had a lot that went.

  • Have no laundry to fold at the end of the day
  • No dishes in the sink (or on the counter, stove etc) at the end of the day
  • Pick one room to de-clutter each Week: Office, living room, kitchen, bedrooms
  • Spend more time reading as a group with the girls
  • Make a weekly menu to make shopping and cooking easier (New Menu for Fall coming soon!)
  • Cook breakfast on school days

Personal Goals

I did well with reading this last month but did not take time for fitness and it hurt me a lot. I need to make sure that I balance my life for what I need. I need to feel ready to do all things.

  • Take time to really recover from surgery
  • Get 5 days of a week of Fitness after I’m cleared to
  • Get up and get dressed with my hair done.
  • Take personal time to do something I like: could include watching TV shows I like, reading or just relaxing.
  • Have two in house dates with my husband. I want to do something special for us.

monthly goals linky at mama smiles
This is also a link! Here are the people that are co-hosting this monthly! So don’t forget to post your goals if you have them!

Mama Smiles – Joyful Parenting3 DinosaursHappily Ever MomKids Yoga StoriesLemon Lime AdventuresSmiling Like SunshineThe Educators’ Spin On ItThe Life of Jennifer Dawn

Be sure to link up your goals for the month.

Cassie –

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Gross Motor: Measuring the Lines – Contributor post

Every now and then I have a FAVORITE post that I just want to do. This is contributor post is one of them. I love doing gross motor activities when I can. I love having a cross over with learning at the same time. This is one of those posts where you learn a lot by changing the activity up and questing some simple questions to your child!

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Gross Motor Products that I love and use often:

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