Monthly Archives: February 2011

Black History month: Lecture with Dr. Austin Clarke

Anna has been toying with the idea of becoming a writer, interest that was sparked after learning about Frankenstein author Mary Shelley’s life. Surfing through our city’s official website I came across information for a lecture the city was hosting … Continue reading

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Furniture for Polly Pocket

Polly Pocket was no longer happy without a decent hang-out space in her house. She and her friends were tired of being left thrown around the dollhouse in uncomfortable positions. Dolls. So demanding. A trip to the dollar store solved … Continue reading

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Our journey into homeschooling

It’s been two years now since we began homeschooling. Two years ago we moved to Canada, to our new life. This new life did not include the option of sending our child to school unless we wanted to shell out … Continue reading

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University of York- Science Outreach program

New year, new experiences. We kicked off our 2011 portion of the school year with a great initiative organized by my friend Amy along with students of the University of York. Currently there is much interest in making Science accessible … Continue reading

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Welcome to the humble new abode of this family’s homeschool experience! I chose to move all my homeschooling posts here because it was getting too crowded over at Help me or I’ll kick you, and I really want to keep … Continue reading

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