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What’s In A Decade – A Birthday Celebration

What Comes to Mind When You Think of a Decade When you think of the word ‘decade’, what thoughts come to mind? Do you think of it as just a word, or a phrase, or do you have more of … Continue reading

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What Happened To Autumn?

The Four Seasons The seasons are typically Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter, right?   Now, doesn’t the picture to the right vividly underscore what Autumn should look like? Soul-stirring, beautiful fiery colours.  Such amazing colours combined with the fresh, crispiness of … Continue reading

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A Glorious Week – Fun All Round

Zoo Trip Our week started off with a visit to the zoo.  Being a grading day, there was no school for both Kezia and Tirzah on Monday, October 16.  So, together with their cousins, who are home-educated, and their aunt, … Continue reading

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Our 6 Month Anniversary

It’s Been 6 Months! Today marks our 6th month in the U.S.  I cannot believe that it’s been 6 months since we moved here.  Wow!  Where did the time go?  There have been so many changes, but first before I … Continue reading

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One Phone Call Turned Our World Upside Down

So, yet, again a long lull …sigh.  When will I ever be consistent in blogging?  Or will I ever be consistent in posting on here? 😉  That is the question! Anyhow, this time the lull was caused by one phone … Continue reading

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Geography – A Child’s Introduction to the World

Whiles Kezia is home watching Nature’s Great Events, Azkarah is at Science club.  Her Mondays have filled up – Science, from 9:30am-11:30am at Discovery Science then Drama, from 1pm-2pm.  Aside from the few Science experiments that Azkarah watched Kezia carry out … Continue reading

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Organic Homeschooling – Being Flexible

It’s Monday morning….the first day of another home-school week. As I type away, my oldest is watching Nature’s Great Events.  After working on her Maths this morning and completing an entire chapter, Kezia expressed reluctance in going on to the … Continue reading

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Just Between Us – A Mother/Daughter Relationship

The highlight of my day today is ‘just between us‘.  I’ll explain in a bit but first today was one of those normal, life gets-in-the-way busy days of doing one thing to the next and when I look back on … Continue reading

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New Beginnings!

It’s a new year, with new beginnings!  Yes, it has been ages since I last blogged and as much as I am tempted to moan about that fact and have a whinge on here, I’m not going to give in … Continue reading

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2013 US Trip – Part 2

Wisconsin Winter Family Time           Kezia’s 10th birthday celebration with her cousins. What a real treat that was for her!             Last day in Wisconsin.  A picture of Mark next to … Continue reading

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