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- January 30, 2017
Everyone has read The Polar Express and Jumanji, but are you familiar with Chris Van Allsburg’s more obscure work, The Mysteries of Harris Burdick?
- January 10, 2017
“Dripping water hollows out stone, not through force but through persistence.” – Ovid I have a degree in Elementary and Early Childhood Education. I’ve taught
- November 30, 2016
Some of you might have noticed that things have become very quiet over the past few months. This was nothing that we had intentionally planned,
- September 12, 2016
A health care professional recently told me that by homeschooling, I was sheltering my children and inhibiting them from experiencing the real world. My older
- September 8, 2016
Penguins live in Antarctica. It’s very cold there, so they have to huddle together to stay warm. Penguins have to fish to survive. They eat
- August 29, 2016
I am big on plans. I’m not big on following them to the letter of the law, but I do think they help us aim
- August 22, 2016
There was a time when a man spoke very impatiently to my father. He had seen a copy of the Iliad lying on the table.
- August 15, 2016
Olivia is a sixteen-year-old writer and artist who enjoys spending her time sewing, first person interpretation acting, and attempting to exchange dairy goats for small
- August 8, 2016
Parents of public school children who are thinking about homeschooling often ask questions like: “How do you homeschool your child without leaving gaps in their
- July 28, 2016
First, take a deep breath! (That’s just as much for me as it is for you.) Then, take a nap. Okay, now you are ready