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Reading, writing, and arithmetic

Parents want to give their children as many advantages as they can, and this starts with the choice of preschool. Montessori preschool has been proven to prepare children better for elementary school in the area of the three “Rs” (reading, writing, and arithmetic).

McGuffey Primers - No school like the old school!

After reading about these primers on lots of US homeschool blogs we decided to give them a try.  First of all I perused the digital archived copies on… 486 more words

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Ethical investment and the use and treatment of animals

On 27 November 2014 the Australian Senate passed a motion against unnecessary cosmetics testing on animals. The motion acknowledged that

the majority of Australians believe the use of animal testing to evaluate safety of cosmetic products and ingredients is unnecessary.

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Alternatives To Animal Testing And Research

Easy and eco entertaining during the holidays

With the holidays upon us, it’s likely that you are going to be doing some entertaining in the next few weeks, whether it’s a party for 75 or a cozy dinner for six. 504 more words

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Wrapping your gifts the easy and eco-friendly way

Have you started wrapping Christmas gifts yet? Recycla has not, because this is a task she finds tedious. But it’s one that cannot be put off, so one day soon, she’s going to just pull everything out and do it all in one fell swoop. 749 more words

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Holiday greetings

Now that Thanksgiving is over, Recycla is thinking about Christmas cards. She usually sends around 125 and will sit down each evening after dinner to work on them. 345 more words

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Buy Nothing Day

This Friday stay home, go to the library, a movie, have coffee with an old friend, or deck your halls — but DO NOT SHOP!  It’s… 163 more words

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