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Farther Than Timbuktu

This week we studied the medieval history of Africa and the kingdoms that made Africa “heard-of” to Europeans of the time. The kingdoms of Songhay, Ghana, and Mali caused Africa to not seem as “dark” of a continent as it … Continue reading

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The Big and Little Events of Life

Having dragged myself away from teaching the gentle art of baby relief to the stressed mother of a gassy newborn, I thought I’d proceed to give a quick update of our lives across the sea. I have two weights on … Continue reading

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It’s a Girl! ~ Weekly Report

We have a new baby in our house! She’s cute as a button. Our guest had her baby last Saturday. I’ve gotten a small share of holding and bathing baby since then. She doesn’t seem to be colicky, but is … Continue reading

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Back to School with Pink Soup

We took two weeks off of school for a mid-year break, but picked up again with our studies this week. I had a two-page to-do list for my two-week break, much of it having to do with homeschooling (!), but … Continue reading

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Anniversaries ~ Weekly Report

This week we celebrated Seth’s 10th anniversary of coming to South Africa and our 9th wedding anniversary. Well, celebrate might be over-speak. We briefly mentioned the first event, marveling at 10 years! Then there didn’t seem to be much more … Continue reading

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Remodeling and Renovating

Today marks the fourth day (and counting) that workers have been pounding on our house. While I get tired of being with people all the time and having our privacy invaded, as well as a fine layer of dust smothering … Continue reading

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Watery Wonderings ~ Weekly Report

This week we immersed ourselves in watery wonders: In homeschool, we spent time with castles and moats and the aquatic creatures that might reside in those moats, and on the homefront we purchased a “borehole” (well)! Here are the blessings … Continue reading

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