Choosing Resources – Do you have a Reason

Choosing Resources – Do you have a Reason

There are so many resources out there that it is hard to choose what to do.  We are just at the end of a few different units and it is time to choose what to do next.  It is easy just to get swept away with a popular unit or something equivalent to what school would...
Changing Family Dynamics

Changing Family Dynamics

Things never stay as they are do they?  Over the last year or so we’ve really had a good time with Nomi and Daniel learning together.   But things are a’changin’ Just recently Nomi showed a keenness to study the Viking era.  She’d gathered books both from our library...
Bits of our Week

Bits of our Week

I share this long post each week – which I write up bit by bit through the week – to help people who are new to a lifestyle of learning, or to a discipleship approach see what a day can look like.  My days will look different than your days but I want to show the...
Blog Reading and other Links

Blog Reading and other Links

  7 Sneaky ways to give your kids writing practice – 7 great real life opportunities that you children will have to help their writing. Think before your type or speak – it is always good to review the godly standard for our speech. Today I choose...
Cleaning Schedules:  Tweaking and Learning

Cleaning Schedules: Tweaking and Learning

There have been times in my life that I have followed Flylady (sounds bit like a confession doesn’t it!! LOL) though I don’t receive her emails anymore.  There have actually been two home-organisers that have affected and shaped me (other than the training I received...
Boyanup Christian Homeschool Conference

Boyanup Christian Homeschool Conference

Over the weekend I joined with two of my long time friends, Caroline and Karen at the Boyanup Christian Homeschool Conference.  Caroline was our host – she opened her home to all who wanted to learn about a relationship approach to homeschooling.  Karen and I both...
Bits of our week

Bits of our week

This is a bit late in being posted but for those who like to read the ins and outs of our days… here is last week’s notes.   Our Weekend Peter and I went out for coffee on Saturday morning – we dropped the boys off for haircuts and the boys joined us...
Blog Links and other Online Reading

Blog Links and other Online Reading

  This article about managing emails made me want to declutter my inbox again.  The Curse of the Email   Flylady has you do a 27 Fling Boogie – ditching 27 items throughout the house to help with decluttering.  Great idea but it just seems too big and I...
Waiting Patiently

Waiting Patiently

Reading has a calming affect on our household. I often remember a technique I read that was used in a classroom – D rop E verything A nd R ead We’ve used this technique during “off” days, during long car trips, while visiting folk, and even just for the fun of...

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