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“Read at every wait; read at all hours; read within leisure; read in times of labor; read as one goes in; read as one goest out. The task of the educated mind is simply put: read to lead.”  ― Marcus Tullius Cicero

Applying TJED

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“Every word a woman writes changes the story of the world, revises the official version.” ~Carolyn See

  • I am a homeschooling mom of three living very near the Big Woods of Laura Ingalls Wilder's early childhood. I love books, food, my husband, my babies and the Good Lord.
  • Blessed to be married to her hero and soldier- Ben Baker. Every day mom to 10, homeschooler. Energy therapist with Lifeology. Owner of the Homemaking Cottage & company. Lover of life, classic books, children, and red lipstick. She currently calls Stuttgart, Germany home.