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Curry Stew, Katherine Style

I’m a big fan of curries.  It’s something that has literally taken me years to perfect.  I find Indian food to be my “comfort food” since I was a pesco vegetarian for six years, 2 of which I spent in … Continue reading

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ADHD in girls

This article on HuffPost about how many girls are missing being properly diagnosed with adhd until years of suffering got me going tonight. This is such a good thing to know for any parent. As the article says, many girls … Continue reading

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Cheap Christmas Gifts

Need more gifts than you have the cash for?  Well, we do, so I thought I’d share one of the things we’re doing for the kids this Christmas.  It’s a spin off of our chore reward boards, details here. Here … Continue reading

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Culture

Some recent news articles and moving from America to Canada have me thinking about culture. Each culture, at each moment, has its rules and expectations that most people would agree with and follow.  Obviously, there are always “sub-cultures” within the … Continue reading

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Magnum Opus

I don’t think that many of the world’s best writers have been women with a lot of kids.  Well, make that women with a lot of kids who also homeschool their kids.  Can you imagine?  “I want to write the … Continue reading

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Soapbox

I have decided to air one of my more strongly-held opinions.  My step-father passed away a few weeks ago, and after writing his eulogy, I want to add a plea to the general public – Please, please, if you smoke … Continue reading

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Experiment of Freedom

So we are experimenting on our children.  Should be interesting! This particular experiment resulted from a frustrating day where our 3 girls were given 7 hours to pick up their room, and still hadn’t done it (or rather, did it … Continue reading

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