Saturday, March 2, 2013

HomeSchool of Life

 

We love homeschooling. The freedom. The choices. The books! Oh, how I love the books! If I can pass on to my children a love for God and a love for books I will have done my job.

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In January, we took a trip to the Children’s Hands On Museum in Jacksonville. What a great place. Lyli is captaining the pirate ship. Loral is playing in the toddler room.

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Both girls are artists. This is Lyli’s latest collage.

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A fishing fieldtrip. I call this “learning life skills.”

You know what they say, “teach a girl to fish…”

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For science and gardening, Lyli is growing (and eating) strawberries.

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She waters them, tends to them, weeds them, and helped me set up this cage and net to protect them from birds.

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Loral enjoys the chickens. She loves to watch them.

We adopted three new hens recently from a friend. Two buff orpingtons and a barred rock. They’ve fit into the flock seamlessly. Now we have seven spoiled hens.

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And for math, we’ve been baking and measuring.

This is Nigella Lawson’s Chocolate Raspberry Pavlova that Lyli made for my birthday. (I helped with the mixer.)

We’re a fun learning loving family.

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  1. Thank you for sharing with the Clever Chicks Blog Hop this week; I hope you’ll join us again!


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