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Homeschool Wrap Up: Year 1

If you’re just tuning in, I’m finally winding down a series of posts covering our first year in homeschooling. It’s been such a wild and crazy year, and putting it to words only affirms my belief that this is absolutely the right thing for us. In the last week, I’ve talked about why we homeschool, the method we use,… Continue reading Homeschool Wrap Up: Year 1

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Putting a year into a few words

We sure had a big 2015. Like, HUGE. Some of the highlights: Spent the winter months with my bro and his gang, all the way here from Prague Welcomed baby #4 (story coming in March) Started homeschooling Left my career and all associated career aspirations Started sensory-integration therapy for Celia Found a special needs school… Continue reading Putting a year into a few words

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The Birthday Month Thing

Can I tell you an embarrassing story? At face value, it’s kind of impressive. And then it’s embarrassing. And then it’s a little pitiful. I have a love-hate relationship with birthdays. At least the birthdays that take place in my house. Don’t get me wrong- I like a little celebration as much as the next… Continue reading The Birthday Month Thing

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A jolly good time, part 3

U.K. Vacay post number 3! This one is a little more meaty…highlighting the aspects of the trip that we were willing to pay for. However, before I get started, I’ll share one more snippet of the fun we enjoyed that was FREE. The beauty of London is that it is such an epicenter for culture.… Continue reading A jolly good time, part 3