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  • What is a Morning Basket?

    What is a Morning Basket?

    Several years ago, during a season of homeschool burnout, a dear friend of mine introduced me to the concept of a Morning Basket.   Previously, I had resisted anything to do with Charlotte Mason. I could not envision myself as the sort of mother who spent much of her homeschool day reading aloud to her children. Often,…

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  • What is a Living Book?

    What is a Living Book?

    What is a ‘living book’? Defining the term is not as simple as it may seem. Although most living books share the same characteristics, what makes a living book come alive for one child, may not necessarily do so for another. Charlotte Mason emphasized that a book must be enjoyed to be effective. Living Books…

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