A legendary book that I was overjoyed to find in an Op Shop way back in 2001 (before kids). Something about pre-natal check-ups and waiting rooms meant that ...
How to make a good cake
Sixth baby, second girl, second homebirth, first daytime birth. A new baby with two teenagers in the family.
Some years ago I had a go at using Anki to help learn the Baltimore Catechism. It probably helped a bit, but one of those things that dropped by the wayside.
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Chemistry lectures - no - open day Chemistry lectures were a memorable highlight of my time at University.
Last term we read through Charlotte Yonge’s History of Rome which leads up to my favourite topic - Medieval Europe.
Moodle is a Learning Management System - the big open source megalith of the Learning Management landscape.
When we sing the Little Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Latin I often wonder how much my children understand.
It’s the last week of Term 3 and I’ve come up with two things.
A crazy idea while doing the washing up:
I got tired of cheap scapulars falling apart. I started looking up how to make your own. The Catholic Encylopedia has an article on Scapulars which says:
I’ve figured out a way to cut my hosting costs with Github Pages, Form Spree and Feedburner.
A few years ago I tried installing Moodle on my shared web hosting only to find out that you need more than regular shared hosting to run Moodle.
Sometimes you can actually find useful things from the National Broacaster.
Most of us went to Melbourne again.
This page started life as an incoherent test post, but turns out to be one of the most popular articles, so here goes making it coherent.
As if we didn’t already have enough cute going on around here.
Here are some ideas for copywork from Project Gutenberg. Each link takes you to the ebook page. The HTML format is good for cutting and pasting into a word p...
Peter has made himself a recumbent trike.
Good News! We have a baby girl!
There are several handwriting fonts already designed in METAFONT - the native font engine for TeX and family. Most of these are German, one Austrian, one Fr...
Mix up educational programming software and teaching Gregorian chant:
We did the Christus Rex Pilgrimage!
Portrait of Mary of the Crossthanks to Papa Stronsay Pictures
I'm writing this in late August, so maybe not so much a plan as a report.
Perhaps not the school-in-a-box experience, but I'm thinking about a plan for this year.