This month our Charlotte Mason study group discussed her 20th principle of education, which states: “We allow no separation to grow up between the intellectual and “spiritual” life of children, but teach them that the Divine Spirit has constant access to their spirits and is their Continual Helper in all the interests, duties, and joys … [Read more…]
Are you feeling discouraged as a mother? Do you find parenting harder than anticipated? Do you feel lied to by the commercials portraying “happy” families with compliant children and joyful frolics in a field after a picnic at a park? (Cause experienced mothers can tell you how that outing really went down, there was probably … [Read more…]
There was a time in my life as a literature and writing student when having to read Tolstoy’s War and Peace and Anna Karenina in a two week period was difficult but doable. Granted I had probably been given amble time to read the great masterpieces but I was working close to 30 hours a week with … [Read more…]
Our little Charlotte Mason Study Group is working through Brandy Vencel’s guide entitled “Start Here: a journey through Charlotte Mason’s 20 principles“. We have made our way to the 19th principle, which states: “Therefore, children should be taught, as they become mature enough to understand such teaching, that the chief responsibility which rests on them … [Read more…]
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