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"The Socialization Deception"

“The Socialization Deception”

So much has been written about the "socialization" question.  In fact, with homeschooling becoming far more accepted over the past several years than it was when many pioneers began in the '80s, the Continue reading

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This variation on the standard banana bread recipe includes oat bran -- more protein, vitamins, and heart-healthy soluble fiber -- but no one has to know! Did You Know? Oat bran contains the same Continue reading

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Running Bread

Whether to fuel high-energy pursuits or simply a family on the run, this quick (and easy) bread provides lots of go! Did You Know? For a healthier option, substitute the amount of regular Continue reading

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