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Recharge

One of the most important lessons I have learnt in the five and a half years we have been home-educating is that it is a lifestyle.  You learn to stop and answer questions, when you don’t know the answers you … Continue reading

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Monthly calendar

We have had a lovely Christmas with lots of family over but the lack of routine and uncertainty of what comes next is starting to take its toll on my two.  So I decided it was time to get myself … Continue reading

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Memory Maze Game

I tend to be the parent who buys the kids educational resources and I tend to steer clear of noisy items (my daughter’s hypersensitivity to noise comes from me).  So about 2 weekends ago while I was looking at some … Continue reading

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Advent Colouring Books

Last week we received a lovely little package of books in the post from the editor of Activity Village.  And inside the package were two Advent Calendar Colouring books –Advent Calendar Colouring Book for Kids: 24 Numbered Christmas Colouring Pages … Continue reading

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Reading Classic Stories Together

My oldest is a confident happy reader, she enjoys reading to herself but she also LOVES it when we read a book together.  It is honestly one of her all time favourite activities.  Curling up on the couch while we … Continue reading

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We are not in a Home Ed Sprint

Here is the thing about home education it is a lifestyle, it takes time, it is not a big SPRINT.  There is no desperate need to finish that book today, if it takes an extra day it is OKAY, if … Continue reading

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A Day off being a Home-educating mom

I Love being a home-educating Mom, I really do.  But here is the thing it is all-consuming, it has a tendency to take over my WHOLE life.  I am always reading up about new topics, find new resources, pinning ideas, … Continue reading

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