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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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Wobbling

Time for some major home ed wobbles. It has to happen, periodically! – and at least it means we’re not complacent. Thirteen suddenly seems such a big and scary age to be home educating, and it suddenly dawned on me … Continue reading

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All Things New

February was a fantastic month. Lots of exciting things happening….. Emily had had fun getting to know a new friend, the same age as her, who we met on the gifted home ed forum and who lives pretty close by. … Continue reading

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*Must Not Abandon Blog*

It has been ever so, ever so hectic with real life work, hence no blogging. What can I say about the month and a bit that I’ve missed out? Um: lots of riding, lots of photography. Lots of snow, in … 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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December Doings

I haven’t forgotten about this blog….it’s just been extremely hectic and there’s been no time to post! And here we are, nearly Christmas already. *slaps wrists* It’s been a funny old month, filled with Blue, Blue and more Blue, lately … Continue reading

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Halloween 3D Shadow Box & Home Ed “Inspection”

This gorgeous 3D Halloween scene/shadow box was made by Emily from fimo (polymer clay). It’s turned out really well! We didn’t have enough clay to sculpt the “hill” from textured clay, so she had to improvise with silver foil covered … Continue reading

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