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Children’s Book Review: The Man with the Violin (Stinson/Petricic) & Happy Dreamer (Reynolds)

These book reviews are not affiliated with nor sponsored by any third party. I just felt like sharing 🙂 When was the last time you were reminded to “stop and smell the roses”, to “be present”, “become one with the moment”… or some variation of the same idea? We may react differently to these ideas, depending on our current circumstances,…

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Just a Day at the Park: When Homeschooling Happens Naturally

  After breakfast and literally seconds before they started asking for TV (believe me I know when that’s about to happen), I was all packed and suggested we go to the park. We had nothing else planned that day so I was ok with turning my poor car into a sandbox after our visit and bringing home two dirty tired…

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Home for School and School at Home

Learning At Home Ever since I have been given some guidance from our homeschool Kindergarten school-teacher, it has been very pleasant to have some form of direction to our activities. I still take the girls on plenty of field trips, and they naturally accompany me on all of my errand-runs, but I think I am more focused on my conversations…

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