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Reflections on teaching prep…!!

Over the next few weeks I’m hoping to share some of the highlights and things we’ve learned so far this year… there are so many things to share! One of the biggest challenges has been getting my head around homeschooling … Continue reading

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School Starts tomorrow!

Yesterday my daughter (12) was a bridesmaid at a friend’s wedding… she described it as both really nerve-wracking and very exciting all at the same time. That pretty much sums up how I feel about starting school tomorrow with 3 … Continue reading

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Welcome to 2015!

Well, today I have been sifting through Prep worksheets I was given from a teacher retiring from the lower end of school. The next fortnight is curriculum planning for 3 kids… Prep, Grade 6 and Year 7! Far out! How … Continue reading

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4 months in a snapshot!

Well, this last 4 months has flown by in an altogether unexpected manner… must be a theme for the year! The thing that threw things off balance was my father in law becoming very ill and ultimately dying at the … Continue reading

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A little get to know me quiz… via a friend… this is pretty tricky!

WHAT DO I FEAR? Spiders, heights, rejection, failure, giving up on my faith (not that I have plans to, just that I’ve seen too many seemingly committed Christians give up) WHAT MOTIVATES ME? God, needs around me, inbuilt passion, people, … Continue reading

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A fantastic blog to visit… and a giveway to enter thrown in over there…

Since I’ve got into this whole Homeschool gig I’ve really loved learning about the Montessori method! I love┬áThe Gift of Curiosity blog… it has so many lovely, colourful, creative ideas! You should check it out! At the moment they are … Continue reading

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And then there were 3…

Well, this year has certainly been a roller-coaster… I’ll save some of the other goings on for another night but tomorrow is a new day… I certainly imagined, as I’m sure many mothers do, that when I sent one to … Continue reading

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A really fun day out!

I know things have been super quiet around here for some months and I promise I will fill you in soon… but to welcome myself back to blogland I thought I’d share some happy photos from our fun excursion yesterday! … Continue reading

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Franz Xaver Messerschmidt

Never heard of him!? Me either! Wanted to have a bit of fun with clay in art class this week so went hunting for artists who worked in a medium that would be suitable. Found all your typical Michelangelo types… … Continue reading

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Overwhelmed…

If you can’t cope with brutal honesty look away now! Pretty much sums up the state of my mind at the moment. Too many decisions, things to keep on top of, problems to solve, hurt to heal, things to get … Continue reading

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