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What if the House Burns Down? – Worries of a Single Mom of 5 Boys

What if the house burns down? How would I get my boys out in time? How would I save us all? I’d been hoping my school would want me full time, but despite the kind and patient explanation I was given, there was no way around it. My job was on the line. With NY’s taxes, economically devastating policies, and high …

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If You Were A Pilgrim, Would You Have Stayed in Plymouth or Returned to England?

Noah and I were studying for his Pilgrim test. Each question giving us a greater awareness of the depth of hardship the Pilgrims faced in their search for religious freedom, something we too often take for granted.  I know about those hardships from having taught about the Pilgrims several years ago. I know about those hardships from hearing …

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