Category Archives: School

Good from Bad (part 2)

I’m wanting to put this down here so that I can just walk away from it over the next 2 weeks.   It’s not that anything HORRIBLE happened but it seems to me that it’s a lack of knowledge…..or, it … Continue reading

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Moving Forward The Morning After

So I posted last night….. I was tired and emotional and probably if those two factors had not ganged up on me….I may have filtered myself a bit more or even just made less typos…..maybe….maybe not?!? I don’t know that … Continue reading

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Finding a lose thread

It feels like I have a million thoughts running through my brain. I just wish I could pick one of them, out of the jumble. I feel like if I could find the loose end of “one” thought……then maybe…..just maybe … Continue reading

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Changes can be Good

So many new changes… We moved into our new home just over a week ago. The home itself is lovely and bright but the actual move just about did us in. We have moved so many times over the past … Continue reading

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Not like an elephant

My dad used to ask odd riddles. (I would never do that to my kids…) One of the riddles went like this: How do you carve an elephant out of a block of wood?  The answer is: You take a … Continue reading

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Paint, pain and chaos

We are in the home stretch before we move. One month to go and I’m exhausted. There is still SO much to do but we will make it……we always do. I’m sitting here in bed, icing my knees, in the … Continue reading

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Another Beginning

So, I guess I took the summer off, eh? Wasn’t planning on it, but it just turned out that way. Life has been so busy and it doesn’t really show signs of slowing down any time soon. Today was our … Continue reading

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This is my view right now… And my other view… It looks very calm and peaceful and for one second it is….and then chaos erupts as we learn to work together. It will come. I am certain that we will … Continue reading

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You Rock!

Thank you for your comments and e-mails and Facebook messages. We have appreciated each and everyone.  It’s great to have so many different perspectives and to hear different ones experiences. We haven’t made a decision either way.  I’m so conflicted … Continue reading

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Routine & Advice

Well, today was the first full day of school for our older 3. Angelica and Alexandra are in High School and Jeremy is in Elementary School in Grade 6. Siah and Judah are at home with me. It seems odd … Continue reading

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