Monthly Archives: November 2012

What Was I Thinking?!

I had delayed, demurred, and just plain avoided EVER getting a gaming system of any kind for years. And when I saw an ad through the Krazy Coupon Lady for an $89 Wii on Walmart.com I must have been suffering … Continue reading

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Homeschooling (or Not) In the Midst of…

Okay, I’ll admit it. This past month I’ve been an awful example of a homeschool mom. I’ll explain. Around the end of October I became obsessed with buying an old Victorian house in the Northeast neighborhood of Kansas City. With … Continue reading

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November Goals/Progress Check

I realized with a bit of a start that it was already the first of November and I hadn’t looked at the Learning Goals in a while. Life has been rather…consuming…lately. Despite my preoccupation with a 120-year-old Victorian house in … Continue reading

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Speak to Us of Teaching

I have a small bookshelf in our hall bathroom. There are plenty of books to page through while one is sitting there. One of them is The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran. I read it for inspiration, as a source of … Continue reading

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