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My Attitude #2

Recently I was interested to note that a post called ‘My Attitude‘ is one of the most popular on my blog.  I couldn’t quite remember what it was about so I’ve re-read it and thought I would reflect on where I am now.   684 more words

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The Brotherhood

Before we went away you might remember I posted that we had thought we might try and get Jiggy into school for at least part of the week.   626 more words

Loopy Learning

Learning to read is a big milestone. One of the questions I hear most often is, “How will they learn to read?”. I’ve even noticed a few different people trying to subtly ‘test’ my 6 year old on her ability to read. 515 more words


A Catch Up

I’ve gotten a bit behind so I will do a quick round up of what we’ve been doing over the last couple of weeks.

We had a lovely holiday with a group of other home educators, it was great to be away from the day to day stuff! 321 more words

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Educating Through a Crisis

We have had our fair share of crises in the 16+ years we have been home educating, and the last few years seem to have been just one crisis after another. 638 more words


Loving the Loo Rolls

If anybody asks me what is an absolute essential to home educate, I always answer: loo rolls.  We seem to use up tons of them as the girls are regularly pulling out the junk modelling box to make something they can see in their mind’s eye.   579 more words


Amazing Artistry

I feel like my head is so full and busy lately.  Usually I use this blog to clear my mind but I haven’t been able to untangle all the thoughts going through my head to do so. 562 more words

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