Trivium Pursuit

Archive for February, 2006

Henry Morris Dies

Monday, February 27th, 2006

Dr. Henry Morris, founder and president of Institute for Creation Research, died Saturday.

Socializing an Only Child

Sunday, February 26th, 2006

Dear Harvey and Laurie, As parents of an only child, we would be interested in good solid answers to the socialization arguments which we endure from family and friends: “he needs to learn to play with other children; to be patient with others who do not catch on as quickly; to tolerate others who are […]

Reading Little Bitty Baby in London

Sunday, February 26th, 2006

Dear Laurie, We have spent a lovely family afternoon up at Tower Bridge. We hadn’t been to this area for a while and our youngest was fascinated with the workings of Tower Bridge. Tower Bridge is also very close to one of the early sites of our church in Horselydown so we also looked at […]

It’s All Greek to Me!

Saturday, February 25th, 2006

Dear Harvey, How do we teach Latin or Greek to a child when we don’t know the language ourselves? In fact, having attended public school, we feel as if we lack a healthy grasp of the English language! S. N. When we first learned English, did we construct sentences based upon a conscious knowledge of […]

Liesl

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2006

Liesl, the Pampered Pooch

Something New

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2006

The only reason this was allowed in the A.M. was because …… …. this arrived in the P.M. An anniversary gift from the kids.

Scratch and Dent Sale — February

Tuesday, February 21st, 2006

Dead Man’s Chest: The Sequel to Treasure Island by Roger L. Johnson, read by Ralph Cosham, unabridged audiobook, Blackstone Audiobooks, 14 CDs, good condition, $25. Jenny’s Latin Set, 1990 edition, [consists of: 1 First Year Text (hardback), 1 Second Year Text (hardback), 1 Third Year Text (hardback), 1 Fourth Year Text (hardback), 1 First Year […]

Unabridged Books on Tape

Monday, February 20th, 2006

There are going to be days when you aren’t able to do much reading aloud. Blackstone Audio offers homeschooling families a 50% discount on all their regularly priced audiobooks. We just purchased The Little Colonel by Johnston, Howard Pyle’s Book of Pirates, Something Fresh by Wodehouse, The Elusive Pimpernel by Orczy, Through the Wall by […]

The Thinking Toolbox and Bless the Lord

Sunday, February 19th, 2006

Thank you, Karen, for your review of Bless the Lord. And thanks also to Sheryl for her review of The Thinking Toolbox.

Why are you so anxious?

Sunday, February 19th, 2006

“Be careful (or anxious) for nothing” Philippians 4:6. WORRYING is as definitely forbidden as theft. This needs to be carefully pondered and definitely realized by us, so that we do not excuse it as an innocent “infirmity.” The more we are convicted of the sinfulness of anxiety, the sooner are we likely to perceive that […]

Archives

You are currently browsing the Trivium Pursuit weblog archives for May, 2017.