The Gathering Storm We began our homeschooling journey amid the greatest storms of our lives. Keeping our faith and our sanity was not always easy, but as a family we overcame the obstacles to become more self reliant and cohesive. After spending the entirety of our daughter’s nearly six years of life researching and deliberating …

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family

Deciding to homeschool took my husband and I six years.  We honestly began thinking about it the moment our daughter was born.  We read and we researched, we thought and prayed. Both of us are former teachers, so we knew what we did and didn’t want for our children’s education, but it was still hard …

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spanish class

Languages are my jam! Thankfully, at least one of my children shares my passion for foreign tongues! So we were both excited when True North Academy offered us a free semester of Spanish For Children A in exchange for an honest review.  As much as I love languages, I find it difficult to teach them …

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poetry

Growing up, I dreamed of being a poet. Well, it was actually tied for second with becoming an architect; right behind my real dream of being an undercover CIA operative in the USSR. Big dreams don’t die! I still love poetry and write some on occasion, just not as a profession! So, I must admit …

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st patrick recipes for the whole family

  Good morning everyone! Today I compiled I large list of St Patrick’s Day Recipes- to inspire your family to eat Healthy this Holiday!!   Breakfast   Green Smoothie Recipes I created 5 different smoothies with fruits and vegetables. The one perfect for St Patrick’s Day? Our Green Banana Smoothie.   Our Green Leprechaun Muffin …

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