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Immersed in the Civil War

My oldest has had lots of opportunities over the last couple of weeks to really dive into the American Civil War.  I regularly reflect on what a blessing this is that we are homeschooling this year – allowing him to … Continue reading

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Latin Word Wall

This week, we have been working on putting up a word wall to reinforce our Latin learning. We are using the Minimus Latin course.  We chose this program because my eldest had a positive experience using Minimus in a gifted and talented … Continue reading

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Tournament, Library & Shakespeare

We are in the final weekend of hockey season for our family.  Although I love watching hockey games, I must admit that I am ready to move on to spring sports.  Today was the first day of a three day … Continue reading

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Lessons In Caramel, Winter Fun, & White Fang

My eight year old asked if she could make caramel.  I suggested that she look up a recipe in our good old standby cookbook – Joy of Cooking.  She got experience using the extensive index and successfully located a recipe … Continue reading

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