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Cantering Along

Yes, it’s another “oh, haven’t posted for months, will have to bore everyone with what we’ve been doing” post. The art of regular blogging seems to have deserted me once and for all. No matter. We’ve done stuff. Lots of … Continue reading

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Plans for a “New Term”

Well, no, we don’t do “terms” – but there’s nothing like the whole “back to school” mania at the end of August every year to prompt a bit of taking stock. If she were in school, Emily would be just … Continue reading

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Chatsworth

Much belated photos from Chatsworth, which we visited at the end of April on a day of torrential rain. We loved, loved, loved the house, and Emily took lots of photos of the details and furniture she liked, being particularly … Continue reading

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I Offer In Evidence

Having managed to not post anything here since Easter except rants about the local authority, I’ve finally found half an hour to breathe and to recap. All I need to do now is to remember what we’ve actually been doing….. … Continue reading

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A New “Term”

A new year, a new attitude, a new work planning board (as in paying work, not home ed – although I could do with a board like this for home ed too!) Managed to get back to work properly this … Continue reading

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Legal Wranglings and Oxbridge Tests

A funny old week, this one. Between fighting with the Lincs Home Ed officials (who seem to have gone awfully quiet, lol) and other legal issues, we’ve not had much time for a great deal of work, either of the … Continue reading

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Catch Up #6 ~ Other Home Ed

English literature is going surprisingly well – Emily’s now half way through Lord of the Flies and has been working hard, chapter by chapter, on the analysis questions we found in this book from the library. She’s not exactly enthusiastic … Continue reading

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