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To Move a Mountain

This morning, we had 2.5 cubic yards of pulverized topsoil delivered to our driveway. Because it has been raining for two days, the dumptruck could not drive to the back of the property to dump the load conveniently next to our garden beds. Instead, we had to move it…75 feet. 2.5 cubic yards doesn’t seem like so much–until you have…

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What About Socialization?

One of the common questions many homeschoolers are asked is, “What about socialization?” After muttering some things about how much more time homeschooled children have for such things in comparison to their desk-bound peers, I finally decided to look up the word to see what was really at stake. I looked it up in my Webster’s 1828 dictionary to find…

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