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The Firstyears

Our First Years are two sprites known sometimes as Whose-its and Whats-its, and other times as the First Year Boy and First Year Girl (FYB and FYG). They shall not be posting if we can keep them from the computer, and we do intend to do that a few years longer.A blog is a somewhat […]

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The Head Girl

The Head Girl is a college student who claims to be Practically Perfect in Every Way and miles behind in her homework. We don’t understand how she can be both perfect and keep her homework miles away. Now that we think of it, we don’t understand why she makes her homework remain at a distance […]

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Jennyanydots

The next common-room member is our dear Jennyanydots. She keeps us all in order, finds things lost, comforts those who need comforting, and handles all the artsy-craftsy departments. We tear things. She sews them. We lose things. She finds them. We break things. She fixes them. We buy things that need to be put together […]

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Further Introductions to the members of The Common Room

Two of our denizens are scientists of high standing in the scientific world (their own private scientific world, you understand), with a peculiar specialization towards the Problem of Pain, as approached by Count Rugen vs. C.S Lewis. They are always eager to impart their rather macabre (they view it is as informative) theories and facts […]

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Welcome to the Family Blog

Who we are:A family of nine, homeschoolers, ravenous readers, computer junkies, news addicts and more. Where we live: in a 1200 square foot house with one bathroom in the country- cornfields as far as the eye can see in front of us, creek and woods behind us. Further information, compiled by the members of the […]

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