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Anna’s First Day of Kindergarten!

I’ve been on a roller coaster of emotions as we tried to decide whether to send Anna to Kindergarten at the DoDDS school or homeschool her.  The bottom line is that David and I want what’s best for her, and ultimately chose to send her to the school.  Meeting her teachers at open house helped:   They

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Our 2014-2015 Homeschool Curriculum

We are beginning our third year of homeschool with Jonathan, and it has been a true blessing.  We’ve definitely found our groove with him, and he is relatively easy to homeschool.  He and I are both introverts, more or less content to be at home with our noses in books.  He is a strong reader,

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My favorite Sicilian wine

One of the military perks is the moving, and I don’t just mean the benefits of living in so many different places.  It’s also the things we can bring with us when we leave those places. We are allowed a certain amount of household goods for each move.  How much crap a family can move is

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New Beginnings

As life changes, so do priorities. I find myself with lots of thoughts and the occasional few minutes to spare, and also in need of a personal project that gives me joy and satisfaction. I had a blog, but stopped writing when life got too crazy.  Life is still crazy, for the record, but somehow

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