End-of-School Interviews 2020-2021

End-of-School Interviews 2020-2021

I started this post when our school year ended back in May, but it's taken me until now to finish it up.  At the end of May, "Rose" and I flew back to Virginia to make the long road trip home from Christendom College with the older boys. The rest of the summer...

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End-of-School Interviews 2019-2020

End-of-School Interviews 2019-2020

Who else is ready for summer break?! We are so ready and I am excited to finally pack up this past year's school books and start making some plans for next year. On May 8th I sent Kolbe Academy all of the required paperwork for our high school students...

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End of School Interviews 2016-2017

End of School Interviews 2016-2017

Before our new school year officially begins, here are the interviews from this past school year:(revised with blog nicknames as usual) Captain's Favorite Book: To Kill A Mockingbird (studied as part of his literature class)Ranger's Favorite Book: To...

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End-of-School Interviews for 2015-2016

End-of-School Interviews for 2015-2016

Yesterday was officially the last day of our 2015-2016 school year! It's been a full year and we are all so ready for our summer break. A number of years ago I was inspired by Sarah to start creating these End-of-School Interviews for each of my children and we've...

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End-of-School Interviews for 2014-2015

End-of-School Interviews for 2014-2015

A number of years ago I was inspired by Sarah (who we finally got to meet in person this past week!)  to start creating these End-of-School Interviews for each of my children and we've been making them every year since. Here are this year's...

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Father in heaven, grant me the grace to appreciate the dignity which you have conferred on me. Let me realize that not even the Angels have been blessed with such a privilege—to share in your creative miracle and bring new Saints to heaven. Make me a good mother to all my children after the example of Mary, the Mother of your Son. Through the intercession of Jesus and Mary I ask your continued blessings on my family. Let us all be dedicated to your service on earth and attain the eternal happiness of your kingdom in heaven. Amen.


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