Homesteading

CHARLOTTE MASON ON GEOGRAPHY

CHARLOTTE MASON ON GEOGRAPHY

Just some quotes today…  Geography is, to my mind, a subject of high educational value; the peculiar value of geography lies in its fitness to nourish the mind with ideas, and to furnish the imagination with pictures. Geography should be interesting-The child’s geography lesson should furnish just the sort of information which grown-up people care…

Drat! I Ruined The Fat!

Drat! I Ruined The Fat!

And it’s not the first time either! With my first trimester and any lingering sensitivity of my gag reflex well behind me, I decided to render the remaining lard from the hog we raised this summer. (For those of who have never rendered lard, which I imagine is most of you, it doesn’t smell like…