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Things I Can't Do

I grew up around people who lacked one critical skill: They couldn’t admit there was anything worth doing that they couldn’t do.

And to some extent, this denial of incapability was helpful. 858 more words


Chester Cathedral, Cheshire in England

After traveling to 2,000 years ago, we stopped for lunch (yes, fish and chips) and then across the street and back in time, to the year 660 AD, to visit the… 57 more words


Updated Common Core Info

From Tammy -

For those who are interested, here’s is the updated FAQ about Common Core and the new State Standards that are being developed: 7 more words


Schoolhouse Review ~ Middlebury Interactive Languages (Spanish) #hsreviews

I had the opportunity to review Middlebury Interactive Languages Spanish Courses. This course is available for Kindergarten through AP and costs $119 per semester without teacher or $175 per semester with teacher. 657 more words


I'm not a weapon

As a homeschooled child/adult/person, I’m really tired of being called a weapon. Last week I read an article that compared homeschooled students to “firearms in private hands… 770 more words


Amphibian for the day: Salamandra infraimmaculata

Continuing the amphibian theme from the last post, here is one of the cards from my geographical educational card game, showing a public domain image of the beautifully coloured… 6 more words


A Child's Prayer

The other day we were praying together as a family, and before we started, I asked if any of the kids also wanted to pray.  I thought I knew what the content of Feisty’s prayer was going to be.  167 more words