Monthly Archives: April 2014

How We Backed Into Unschooling {#TBT from the Archives}

On Thursdays (Throwback Thursdays), I post entries from the archives (i.e., entries previously posted at other web homes). Today’s archival post was first published February 8, 2012 at Chosen Families. I thought of this post when talking with my friend Charity today. … Continue reading

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{My First} 5-Minute Friday: PAINT

Every Christmas, my husband asks me for a list, an idea of what gifts he could purchase for me. If you know me at all, you know I don’t often know what to put on a gift list. I think … Continue reading

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To Moms of Church Youth Group Girls

Dear Moms of Middle School Girls at Church Youth Group, Can you help me help my daughter? She doesn’t want to fit in; in fact, she joyfully embraces the part where God made each one of us different, and she … Continue reading

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Why Turtles?

One of my daughter’s unique traits is the way she hears things. The this-is-the-way-it-should-be people call it “auditory processing disorder,” where the message her brain concocts from the information she receives isn’t the message the sender intended. (We all have … Continue reading

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