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A Month Assessment

We’re now calling him ‘Boffin’ instead of Rich Tea Boy! A month into his school experience and it was time to assess, as I had said we would, whether we have made the right decision or not to put him … Continue reading

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The Birds and the Bees

Yesterday, we took the children to an aviary. Miss Puddleduck was most intrigued by the fledglings. Last week, I took the three older ones to an apiary, with some other homeschooled children. This trip prompted a comment from Son No. … Continue reading

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The Joys

I realised one of the joys of home schooling is that when it comes to holiday time, it really is holiday time. There is no homework to be done – otherwise that would be school. Here are some other joys … Continue reading

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Art Afternoon

An owl by the boy who thought he couldn’t paint. Seals by the boy who couldn’t be bothered to paint. Fox – by the diligent girl. And um…mmm…not too sure what by Miss Puddleduck. Oh! She says it’s a little … Continue reading

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Heritage Seeds

“The heritage of the past is the seed that brings forth the harvest of the future.” Tim took a picture of this written in stone in Washington DC. He showed me the photo saying he liked the quote so photographed … Continue reading

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