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Grow vegetables from kitchen scraps. The secret to moderate clean Memory hack– Charlotte Mason knew this (as did others before her) Homeschool grads in college– there are a couple things here you may want to consider mentioning to your kids. I don’t think any of them are that hard to overcome whether you do or […]

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Reading, making, thinking

Interactive Table of the Elements in words and pictures. Very coolness. An easy way to make your own little gift box using a CD as a pattern (I would think you could use any round item.  We don’t have any CDs here). Reading real books is good for you. Need more?  Keep reading. Share! Blog […]

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Doomed

Community college advocating dropping algebra as requirement for non-STEM majors. Baltimore cop accidentally films himself planting drugs he later ‘discovers’ and uses to arrest some schmuck. This is a terrible, terrible person doing terrible, terrible things to her children.  But what really bothers me is that a newspaper is willing to give her a platform […]

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The Beauties of Nature and the World We Live In, Part IV of X

CHAPTER IV – ON PLANT LIFE We are told that in old days the Fairies used to give presents of Flowers and Leaves to those whom they wished to reward, or whom they loved best; and though these gifts were, it appears, often received with disappointment, still it will probably be admitted that flowers have […]

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Take Two

Or three, or maybe four.  Resources, that is.  If you’re learning a foreign language (or anything else), you want more than one resource.  Move back and forth. Compare and contrast. Use one as your mainstay and refer to the other when you’re struggling. Use them as resources, not distractions and procrastination techniques. For instance, I’m […]

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