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The Journey of the Loggerhead Turtle— Day 2 of Our Homeschool Fieldtrip Vacation

I vividly remember the birth of each of my three children. The miracle of life as each of them took their first breath is reminder of how precious life is on this earth. However, it seems that over get caught … Continue reading

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The Day I Couldn’t Teach

Sometimes there are days I wonder why I homeschool and then there are days I KNOW why I homeschool. Today was one of those days. A day when I watched the beauty of Montessori philosophy unfold before my very eyes. … Continue reading

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All in a Week’s Work

In order to better describe our world of homeschooling, I thought some pictures may capture the scene of our day to day life. Our gardening co-op, where we examined what lives in the soil to appreciate the soil ecosystem. Here … Continue reading

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The Olympic Spirit

Have your kids been following the Olympics? Did you know there are great resources out there for a unit study on the Olympics? Here is some of what my kids are doing to get into the Olympic spirit : BOOKS … Continue reading

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Do I Even Need a Curriculum??!!!

Five Weeks to Starting a Homeschool: Week 3: Do I Even Need a Curriculum? ?!! After buying individual curriculums for each subject last year I must say I was quite disappointed in myself. We did not use the science book … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Homeschool Mom

I think this picture sums it up pretty well. The life of a mother is exhausting and not always joyous. Don’t get me wrong, I love being parent but sometimes it can be downright overwhelming. It’s a juggling act of … Continue reading

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Mission and Vision Needed to Guide Your Path

Five Weeks to Starting a Homeschool Week 1: A Mission and Vision to Navigate the Homeschool Waters <blockquote “With vision there is no room to be frightened, no reason for intimidation…..Let’s be confident and positive!” —Charles R Swindoll Last month … Continue reading

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