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One Down! Five to Go

Home schooling six kids can be nerve racking to say the least. There are many “What ifs?” in the picture. What if I can’t teach? What if they don’t learn to read? What if they need more help? What if … Continue reading

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Inequality in Wealth, a Teaching Moment

I came across this video. It discusses the distribution of wealth in the United States, both the perceived and the reality. It does a very nice job of explaining where it is we were and where we are now. Even … Continue reading

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Super Lice or Super Stupid?

Today in the Huffington Post I read about ‘super lice’ and it’s resistance to ‘traditional treatment’. What a load of crap! And I say that in the most disgusted manner. Why are we amazed at creation’s ability to evolve to … Continue reading

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Lead: Not Just a Poor Peoples’ Problem. What can you do ?

America’s Real Criminal Element: Lead New research finds Pb is the hidden villain behind violent crime, lower IQs, and even the ADHD epidemic. And fixing the problem is a lot cheaper than doing nothing. “High childhood exposure damages a part … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge ~ Delicate

There are many elements of this shot that are delicate. If you look closely there are bits of pollen on the petals. These are my beautiful bees filling their new comb with soon to be honey.

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Weekly Photo Challenge ~ Changing Seasons

Ladybugs mating in my December Garden. A changing season? It is still quite warm and apparently a romantic setting!

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Kids, Cops and Courts OH MY!

Boys will be boys This statement has probably gotten more boys into trouble than out. I, myself have used it but it really should be stripped from our colloquialisms. My house is the house where all the kids go. You … Continue reading

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