That is a great story, Lee. Very poignant, and reminds me of what is lacking in mainstream education today. Thanks for the reminder of why homeschooling is so rewarding.
Sadly, I never did see the Northern Lights. I stayed up almost every night on the cruise, even though I'm a morning person, and never got to see it! It's something I've always wanted to see, though.
One mom jokingly told me that her son's spirit animal was a sloth. We had a good giggle over that one, because I remember what it's like to try to motivate homeschool teens . And frankly, misery loves company!
Misery also craves solutions. That's where this book comes in.
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