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My Budding Photog

Isaac is taking photography this year. We found an online class from a guy in Australia and every week Isaac is learning a new photography style or trick. I asked…

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Home School: Finishing Well

It’s that time of year. The finish line is so close yet so. far. away. May is always hard. Really, it starts the middle of April for me. So what’s…

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How We Respond to Apologies

Jimmy’s Mom: “Jimmy, what do you say to Suzie?” Jimmy: “I’m sorry.” Suzie’s Mom: “Suzie, what do you say to Jimmy?” Suzie: “It’s O.K..” This seems to be the standard…

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Home School Curriculum: Easy Grammar

Joshua is in 9th grade. The first half of this year he was finishing his 8th grade Language Arts. Basically, we switched curriculum half way through his 8th grade and…

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Home School Curriculum: Copywork

Technically, copywork isn’t a curriculum, and my spellcheck doesn’t even consider it a word. However, we have been using this practice for many years now and I think it has…

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Home School Curriculum: Saxon Math

Now, hear me out. I know that home schooling, and home schooling curriculum can illicit some pretty strong reactions in people. If you hate Saxon math then please feel free…