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A Computer Free Day

One of the most important lessons I have learnt since we first started home educating was that I needed to give myself a break, some time to just recharge and switch my brain off. Over the years this has taken … Continue reading

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Starting home education

I know there are a number of people who are starting their home education journey at the moment and I have seen lots of posts from people worried about it so here are my thoughts on starting home education. Stop, … Continue reading

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Creative Stories

Both of my kids enjoy writing their own creative stories. And I am often amazed by what they come up with and with how much they actually write. Sometimes they take stories they have written and change an event half … Continue reading

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A piece of paper, a pen and the kitchen table

I love using workbooks and worksheets, it just helps me feel organised and feel like I am covering everything. And that is why I write so many posts about the workbooks and worksheets that we use and like (I don’t … Continue reading

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Your kids are not normal

“Your kids are not normal.” Wow. Why does anyone think that is okay to say that? And why do they think their version of “normal” is what I want my kids to strive for. Yes it is true my kids … Continue reading

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