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Weekly Wrap-Up: Before Christmas Bits

It’s the week before Christmas, and all through the house, everyone would rather be getting ready for Christmas than doing school. Regardless, we carry on and read books in the name of school. 401 more words


Homeschooling 101: Socialization

What about socialization?

“Homeschoolers are just a bit weird.  The one that lives next door to me is odd.  I worry he’s not going to be able to make it in the real world.” 484 more words


POETRY IN MOTION: Faith in my Forties

Poetry seemed like an impossibility when I was barely thirty and raising a young family.

My new year’s resolutions were the closest thing to poetry I had written for some time when my mom, an artist and author, (part poet, part prophet) gave me a book by an acquaintance of hers who had written about her life and what she learned from her experience driving in cars with boys. 901 more words


Why are we doing this?

We moved last week, the realization of 3 years of planning and strategic decision-making. In 2010, when I announced that I was expecting twins to a friend (and fellow twin mama) she exclaimed: “This is wonderful! 901 more words

Family Life

Bold Burgundy

Today our homeschooling group went to see A Christmas Carol and 

I used it as an opportunity to wear a dress, as I haven’t worn as many as I usually do lately.. 404 more words

Dresses And Skirts

European Starling in my Nature Journal

I made a “map” of my watercolor palette, which I think really helps to know what colors to mix because it shows you the mid-tones and washes of each color, which is vastly different from how they appear dried in the palette. 67 more words

Charlotte Mason

Cerita dari Stand By Me Doraemon

Akhirnya, Kamis kemarin kesampaian juga nonton film Stand By Me Doraemon, setelah berkali-kali didesak Reza. Bioskopnya di Blitz, Paris van Java, mall mewah yang letaknya jauh banget dari rumah. 705 more words