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The Parable of the Disgruntled Villagers

Theoretically, we school year-round, which allows us greater flexibility to take breaks during the traditional school year, and tends to blunt the pain we would otherwise experience every fall when “shades of the prison-house begin to close” upon the growing children. 502 more words

Everyday Homeschooling

Poopy Talk

My almost-four year old grandson and his friends love poopy talk. So, as it turns out, do people suffering from a condition called Clostridium difficile,  a condition that kills 15,000 Americans a year and sickens half a million. 132 more words


Museums and Kids...what is the point?

What is the point of using museums in your lessons or visiting them with young children?

Museums can add an element you can’t get anywhere else. 41 more words

Museums With Kids

Follow-Up and Stitches (Twice!)

As I’ve gotten older, I have come to embrace the rule that I won’t say anything about someone that I wouldn’t say to them. I wish I could say I’d lived my whole life like that, but I can’t. 251 more words

Raising Boys

Touched By An Angel

Colossians 1:9

“For this reason also, since the day we heard of it, we have not ceased to pray for you and to ask that you may be filled with the knowledge of His will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding” 1,316 more words


Teachable Moments

Teachers are some of the greatest heroes in the world! I am so thankful for the way they pour into kids and help to mold their minds and actions. 78 more words

Your Path

Isn’t it funny how life can take you in so many directions. Robert Frost has always been and probably will be one of my favorite Poets. 616 more words

Teachable Moments