Monthly Archives: November 2015

You Can Talk to Me

When I was growing up, there were still the vestiges of “a child should be seen and not heard.” Despite this, my parents did try to talk to me, with me, and involve me in the realities of life. Lately … Continue reading

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December Homeschool Plans

Em had a great month creating her own homeschool curriculum in November. As we enter the last week of the month, it is time for reassessing for December. December homeschool will be short by one week – I plan to … Continue reading

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Feeling Good About It

I realized yesterday that I was feeling really good – about the parents I know, about the community of homeschoolers I know, my relationships, just a whole bunch of things. When I woke up feeling it again, I had to … Continue reading

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The Good and the Bad

Like anyone else, I have good days and bad days, and so does Em. Yesterday kind of felt like both. First thing in the morning I had to be at a cleaning, my eldest Dee had to be an appointment … Continue reading

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A Lesson Learned

I mentioned in an earlier post that for November, Emily would be designing her own curriculum. And here is what she chose… Monday Read Learn how to use Microsoft Word One set of Khan Academy questions Practice typing Practice assigned … Continue reading

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