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Homeschooling a Dad – my daughter’s perspective

As I thought she would, my Thing I has posted on her blog about her perspective on our first week or so of homeschooling. “This week was my first full week of homeschool. It’s quite overwhelming to think about the fact … Continue reading

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Thoughts from a new mother

Nicky is an old, old friend and, before that, was a student of mine. Even back then I was in awe of her and felt rather inadequate as the supposed ‘learned adult’. She taught me more and introduced me to … Continue reading

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Bringing a child up for free – Breaking the tyranny of the “Must Buy” culture

I came across a report yesterday about Hattie Garlick – a woman with a two-year-old son who has decided to try and spend no money on him during this next year. This might sound like cruelty but I find it … Continue reading

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Revenge Love – A Father’s view

“I’ve always had a good relationship with my Dad. He’s awesome. He makes me laugh. I’ve always been able to share things with him.” So my daughter’s latest post – Revenge Love –  begins after a brief explanation of the title … Continue reading

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