In Our Homeschool This Week: Transitions

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In my life this week… After a week of sickness, everyone (except me) is back to normal. Yeah! But change is in the air… One thing that is always consistent in life is Change. Part of life is the transitions …

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Using SpellQuizzer Software for Spelling

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For some kids spelling is natural and easy, they pick it up without a lot of effort. Kgirl was like that. But for others, spelling is mysterious and clunky, not natural at all. J falls in this camp. Spelling isn’t …

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Lessons from a Dead Dishwasher

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As a family of 6, with two teenagers and two tweens who are nearly always eating at home, and as a family who cooks most of our food from scratch, we go through a lot of dishes in a day. …

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A Homeschool Mom’s Journal – November 30th 2012

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In my life this week… Greg and the girls have been battling a sinus cold, and I’ve been bound and determined that I won’t get sick. But alas, I’ve given in. It’s official. I’m sick too. Thank goodness it’s only …

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Our Mother/Daughter Road Trip to Dallas – Day 2

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“This is fun. I love conferences” was Kgirl’s verdict by the end of day two of our Dallas road trip to the Family Travel Conference.  And no, it wasn’t because we ended the day with a progressive dinner through the …

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