The Children of Oakrise

This is what happens in my brain when Martinmas and the Election collide... The Children of Oakrise and the Great Lantern Festival By Amber Hellewell   A very long time ago, in a small village called Oakrise, there lived a small, but hearty people. Although they were no larger than the doves and chickadees, they [...]

Misty Mountains

  Family learning has become our new favorite mode of schooling. I know that I am not alone in being overwhelmed by planning and presenting multiple lessons and themes that are perfectly tailored to each child. I know that when stress, lack of sleep and feelings of inadequacy collide I need to reevaluate my priorities [...]