This was interesting. One of my commenters opined that calculus and trigonometry are vital subjects. But a brief survey of colleges doesn't seem to bear that out.
Charles Krauthammer succinctly explains the immigration problem and some solutions.
10 Things Every Catholic Should Know about Common Core.
mainly that it's not Catholic-even though my Diocese tries to spin it that way
Passing along this wonderful essay entitled, What is noble and worthwhile. I really needed to read this after getting told off, again, by one of my adult children.
Myth about siblings - written by a Catholic mom with small children.
- See more at: http://www.briannaheldt.com/2014/07/09/the-myth-about-siblings/#sthash.SgIguerJ.TQ4zqTrw.dpuf
The 100th anniversary of World War I is upon us. Tea at Trianon has a very good essay about it here.
Read more: http://teaattrianon.blogspot.com/2014/08/the-tragedy-of-tragedies.html#ixzz39jKrNaCX
I purchased Michael Medved's very good program about the causes of World War I here - highly recommended!
Danielle Walker's new book is just about ready! I loved her first book and her blog; she really helped me learn to give up all grains - almost 10 months now!
Spritteebee shows us how to add a menu plan to Google Calendar.
Lastly, the Crazy Crow has some fun late-summer crafts to try with kids!
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