Image by Bikurgurl Homeschool Reading Bookstack . . . AND Homeschool Bookstack and 2020-21 Rough Plans Required reading for our homeschool this year acquired from Homeschool Potpourri – our Greater Seattle new and used Homeschool Bookstore 📚🖤 What’s on our Homeschool Reading list this year? In part, some of these books I picked up: Emma by Jane Austen Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe Across Five … Continue reading Homeschool Reading Bookstack
Black Lives Matter
Railing against the inequities in the world and realizing my own contributions to it.
Thank you for joining our awesome writing community who challenges themselves weekly as we weave together our 100 words!
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Protesting because Black Lives Matter
All lives can’t matter until Black Lives Matter. Continue reading Protesting because Black Lives Matter
Image by Bikurgurl Whew! It’s been a whirlwind week for me! I posted earlier this week my short review I wrote for The Brave Learner, but what I didn’t say is that I’ve been working on starting a book club to take a deep dive into this book with me over the next year or so, taking one chapter at a time to really dive … Continue reading The Brave Learner Seattle Book Club
Let’s talk Turkey! We not only talk about gratitude, traditions, and history, but also lies proliferated by the White Man and the impact these have on our existence. My young men have to understand the mistakes other white men have made and be empathetic to the struggles of all of us who are not born white males. My guys are pretty fabulous, but they’ll have … Continue reading Let’s Talk Turkey
I was having a harried morning – two orthodontic appointments, two dentist appointments – and had forgotten to give my son who stresses about the orthodontist Snow Angel, Bikurgram pain medication which was resulting in anxiety and an upset stomach. I was sick with anxiety. I walked into the pharmacy to get the pain medication, saltines, and a bottle of ginger ale and was … Continue reading Be Selfish
I’m an ardent advocate of supporting each other, heartily encouraging women to support women, humans supporting humans. Grace and space In this world, how do we go from being victims to being empowered? How do we make the world a better place? We become the change. We take the advice of Gandhi, who led nonviolent civil disobedience, and, “Be the change you wish to … Continue reading Humans Supporting Humans
Challenges What is this? How to participate? Check out the Boho Berry website for all the details. Continue reading Challenges
Goals? Be kind ‘Be the change you’d like to see in the world’ – Ghandi Written for: Week 4 – Reena’s Exploration How to participate? Reena says: The piece you write can be prose, fiction, a form of poetry that you are comfortable with, or any other experimental format that you devise. There is no restriction on the length either, except that the whole … Continue reading Goals? Be Kind
I am blessed to know this amazing young woman featured in the story. This weaver of words, this loud, rambunctious, wonderful human being: She and her lovely family are our oldest friends in the Pacific Northwest ❤ It is with love and humble admiration I give you this piece written for a remarkable young woman ❤ South Seattle Emerald In honor of Women’s History Month, … Continue reading 31 Days of Revolutionary Women, #23: Sumeya B.