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Squirrels, Bears & Mice – It Must be Fall ! New Autumn Book List – Handwork Homeschool

One of the reasons we chose to live in northern France was that we knew we’d be able to experience the cycling seasons here. They may not have such high contrasts as we Canadians are used to but we do notice … Continue reading

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{How-To} Fleece Transparency – Painting with Wool & Light !

Do you remember the first time you saw coloured fleece ? What IS that ?  Then you reached out & stroked it (everybody does)… You wondered, “what do I do with it”?  The answer to that question depends on where … Continue reading

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A Needle-Felted Mediaeval Hedgehog MOVIE !?!

I’ve always thought hedgehogs are pretty cute but never realized how much the Europeans have loved them over the centuries – until I got here !  At any time of year you can find stuffed versions, little ornaments, prickly candies & … Continue reading

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Our Vide Grenier – A Treasure Hunter’s Delight !!

There are many “nights-before” which I eagerly anticipate – there’s the night-before Christmas (that’s usually filled with lots of last-minute making, truckloads of candy & a flurry of wrapping paper…), the night before my birthday (that’s when I start counting the years & wonder how many candles … Continue reading

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The Littlest Hedgehog – A Knitting Pattern from Handwork Homeschool

I once met a tiny hedgehog in a Waldorf school, many years ago.  

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Autumn-y Reading – An Inspiring Book List from Handwork Homeschool

This book has got to be our hands-down favourite Autumn-y book! Of course, there are others that we enjoy reading in the Fall…

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