Posts from the ‘reading’ category

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Why We Pursue Knowledge –  “But what if education—what if learning and thinking and knowing—is less about what you do with your knowledge than it is…

Letter from Jim

One of our family favorites is Garrison Keillor’s series labeled with the names of the seasons.  A particular favorite is the “Spring” collection, which contains the…

Nearness to Joy

The grief that came to me then was nothing like the grief I had felt for myself alone, at the end of my stay in Lexington.…

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A little truth and encouragement for homeschool peeps: Everyone wants to quit in November and February How do you decide what to keep reading and what…

To a Beginning Reader

This post was originally published in 2009.  I am re-publishing it because I am nearing this milestone with my youngest.  I wouldn’t trade this moment —…

Turning It on Its Head

For years David and I have struggled to fit in family devotions in the evenings.  It seemed like we could never get into a routine —…