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Articles by author: Ruth Holleran

You Need a Budget

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by Ruth
Tuesday, 12 November, 2013
categories: Homeschooling Life
“There is no dignity quite so impressive, and no independence quite so important, as living within your means.” - Calvin Coolidge Date Night in my home falls on Wednesdays. This week the forester and I cleared a spot at the table and huddled romantically by laptop...
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"Silent Cal" Speaks

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by Ruth
Monday, 07 October, 2013
categories: Classical Christian Education
Calvin Coolidge’s father, a notary, administered the oath of office to our thirtieth president in their home when President Harding suddenly died. They had neither electricity nor telephone, so that night when the news arrived at the telegraph station, the operator had...
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Man in the Moon, God in the Sun

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by Ruth
Wednesday, 11 September, 2013
categories: Articles
On the flight into Raleigh to deliver my son to Mandala Fellowship, I shared with him the printout of a poem I had just discovered, “The Church-porch,” by George Herbert (1593-1633). It is the first of three parts of a larger work called The Temple. My son was...
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Multitasking No More

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by Ruth
Thursday, 25 July, 2013
categories: Homeschooling Life
Has this ever happened to you? Two hours ago I opened my laptop to begin this article. As I was typing some notes, I noticed incoming email about an upcoming conference. Oh good! I opened it just to make sure everything was all set and to look over the last minute...
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Congratulations! You Finished Latin!

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by Ruth
Monday, 03 June, 2013
categories: Classical Christian Education
Latin’s a dead language, As dead as dead could be; First it killed the Romans; Now it’s killing me! -Anonymous Dear graduating Latin student, Congratulations! A year of hard work is complete and you have turned in your final exam. You know the noun declensions. You...
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