Ties That Bind

For a girl from Nebraska not accustomed to spanning wide bodies of water on a suspension bridge, crossing the Golden Gate Bridge a few years ago was, to say the least, thrilling.  In Nebraska most of our water ways are crossed by a mere heave-ho and a jump. Before this ride across the Golden Gate, my only encounter with this bridge was through pictures.  Frankly it never did look to me like the … Continue reading Ties That Bind

Could This Be The Story of a Charlotte Mason Purist?

I’ve noticed the term purist surfacing frequently in the Charlotte Mason educational world.  And it has me wondering- Am I a Charlotte Mason purist? What does the home learning life of a Charlotte Mason purist look like? My mind wanders back over ten years of homeschooling my four children.   I, who knew absolutely nothing of a Living Education from my childhood, have been able to … Continue reading Could This Be The Story of a Charlotte Mason Purist?