An Observant Child…

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“An observant child should be put in the way of things worth observing.”

Charlotte Mason

Home Education Vol 1. Ch2: Out-Of-Door Life For The Children p.69

Give Your Child…

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Give your child a single valuable idea, and you have done more for his education than if you had laid upon his mind the burden of bushels of information.

Charlotte Mason

Everybody Needs Beauty As Well As Bread…

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Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.

John Muir

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year, friends!
Another fresh new year is here, another year to live!
To banish worry, doubt, and fear.
To love, and laugh, and give!
   William Arthur Ward

I Will Honour Christmas In My Heart…

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I will honour Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.

Charles Dickens

To my very dear readers; I wish you a very merry Christmas, and a peaceful new year.