Monthly Archives: November 2012

How’s the homeschooling going anyway?

Today we were visited by the Department of Education Homeschooling Division. A lovely lady came to assess my curriculum programme and my son’s work area to see whether we would be eligible to be registered for homeschooling for a year. … Continue reading

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Joyful viewing? Certainly Memorable Apparently…

Air Crash Investigation. My son LOOOOOOVES it! He is fascinated with planes and their inner workings of course, but there is something completely captivating for him him the drama of an Air Crash Investigation episode. He watches them on YouTube … Continue reading

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Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award – Nominee

I started this blog primarily as a way to get myself back into regular writing habits. It then grew to be a news update facility for my parents and extended family members as we continued the lifelong journey with our … Continue reading

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The Great Shoelace Self Knotter

How funny is my kid? Honestly, despite so much progress, we still seem to be having the same old shoelace discussion each morning. Sure, we forget it a little on the weekends because he’s pretty much a ‘free-range’ kid and … Continue reading

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Book Review – Anne Enright – Taking Pictures

I am not a great fan of short stories, so when my friend gave me a whole book full of them by one author I was, to say the least, a little sceptical. Since I am interested in finding out … Continue reading

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No! I don’t want to!…. I’m so stupid!

Now that I homeschool my son, the title of today’s post represents words that I hear about 500 times a day! We have settled into a nice little routine here at home, but I can tell you that when you … Continue reading

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A Few Book Reviews to show that I can read :)

Right, while it’s lunch break in our homeschooling routine, I’ll take the opportunity to do a couple of quick book reviews on my latest reading. I discovered a few weeks back that without realising what was going on, I was … Continue reading

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