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Review: Everyone a Child Should Know

Review: Everyone a Child Should Know

My husband came to me one day to tell me about this book he had seen in an email. “It looks great for the boys,” he told me. Little did he know the book was already on my wishlist. You just know it’s going to be a good fit for your family when both parents think it’s a good choice. When I was asked to review the very same book I will admit, I squealed with joy. It was meant…

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Morning Time – The Heart of our Day

Morning Time – The Heart of our Day

What is Morning Time? Morning Time is the heart of our homeschool. It’s how we begin our days together. It goes by many names – Morning Time, Morning Basket, Circle Time, Morning Devotions, Morning Meeting, I think I have even heard it called Symposium. Some families do it in the afternoon, some do it in the evening. Simply put, it is our time together specifically devoted to reading the Bible, prayer and things of truth, beauty and goodness. Although many…

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So, what do you do all day? The rhythm of our lives.

So, what do you do all day? The rhythm of our lives.

This morning my eldest slept in until 8.45am. We were supposed to be at Playtime by 9am. In trying to rush my boys out the door in fifteen minutes I asked my eldest to get dressed while I got breakfast ready… Bad move Mum. “But I eat my breakfast in my jammies!” We didn’t get out the door for another 45 minutes. Underlying the chaos of our lives there is a strong and steady rhythm that beats. Sometimes, we don’t…

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