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Homeschooling Moments

Yesterday, DolphinGrace, InfestedGeek (DG and Iggy) and I spent time with 5 other families, over 3 hours with 10 other children ranging in ages from 8 to 13, both indoors and out, playing everything from (brace yourself, I know this is going to shock some people…) darts (yes, the real darts, weighted metallic, aerodynamically designed…

Time is what it is.

Discipline and A Blog

If you ever hear some well meaning person tell you will get more time to your self the older the kids get, smile politely and completely ignore that ridiculous remark, and here is the tricky part, without rolling up your eyes at them. I have 6 children, and the older they get, the busier I…

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Muskoka, Mosquitos & Henny Penny

If were to chose a location in which to live, without needing to consider cost, job, post educational opportunities for the children, or proximity to family, the choice would be easy. In the Muskoka region. Having spent many weeks throughout my childhood and teenage years within it’s wooded camp grounds, hiking the forests as a…

We Believe

My Doctrinal Knapsack

I have not been able to say this in a long while, I have been absolutely fascinated by a series of sermons, Bruxy Cavey has been presenting at The Meeting House this summer.   The fascinating element for me has been the topic – Systematic Theology – something that I have wished for a long…

Day 4 at Muskoka Woods

Originally posted on Geek Infection:
Hello! Today at Muskoka Woods City Camp, I came in late, but I didn’t miss anything. My group started the day by going on Spider Mountain, which I explained in my Day One post. I tried racing on the rock climbing with the volunteers. At a time I was in…

CITYCAMP: Day 4

Originally posted on DolphinGrace:
Hello Readers! As I promised I am going to talk about the volunteers before I continue onto my day. Like I said before, each cabin is given 2-3 volunteers, these are kids from the UnderGround, the youth program at The Meeting House where the camp is being hosted.  There are two…

Day 3 Muskoka Woods

Originally posted on Geek Infection:
Hello! Today at Muskoka Woods City Camp, we started the day by playing basketball. We didn’t actually play basketball, we only played games involving the basketball and nets. It was fun, except for the time the basketball hit me in the face. After one hour of that, my group had…