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I No Longer Choose to Please

I just came across this piece from the remarkable Meryl Streep. It really connected with me, this is exactly how I am beginning to feel. I used to be a people pleaser all throughout my childhood, adolescent years and young twenties but I have begun to make a major shift in that pattern this past year. 13 more words


Homeschooling, Culture Shock, and Me

HA note: The following is reprinted with permission from Lana Hope’s blog Wide Open Ground. It was originally published on February 26, 2014.

This is a good week.  1,117 more words


All Change

It’s been a busy two and a half weeks here in the Highlands.

The children are now in their third week of the new term, and boy do we know it! 810 more words