A Week of Surf & Faith

We have just returned from our annual Catholic Home Education camp (our 14th year) a week of sand and surf, our children love the opportunity to swim at the beach daily. We were blessed to have daily Mass with our camp chaplain, Father Terence-Mary gathering together with all camp attendees.   Each evening we concluded the […]

Annual Athletics Carnival – 15th Year

*All photo credits go to our daughter Anna Maria, the official photographer of the day, who took over 1,300 photos on the day!!   Monday saw us enjoying our annual Home Education Athletics Carnival.  Hard to believe it has been 15 years since our local group began hosting this event, in fact when we began this […]

Homeschool Camp – 13th Year

Last week saw us once again enjoying our annual homeschool camp. Three of our children were blessed to make their Sacraments, what a wonderful day.  We enjoyed many team building activities and daily Mass   and Benediction.  As well as catechetical groups, beach play, walking along the headlands, concert night and many hours of socialising. […]

A Portrait a Week – September 16th Edition

A portrait of my children, once a week, every week, in 2013 1. First Holy Communion Day for our Jack Jack 2. Confirmation Day for our Jelly Bean 3. Confirmation Day for our Princess 4. Our three Sacramental children with Dad and Mum   5. All together:) Joining in with Che and Fidel this week.

Catholic Homeschool Camp 2013 – Only Four Places Left

We warmly extend an invitation to all Australian Catholic Home Educating families to join us for our 13th annual Catholic homeschool camp!!. When: 9-13th September Where: The Lismore Diocese.  Camp Drewe, Lennox Head, NSW Two hours south of Brisbane, nine hours north of Sydney. Only three more months until our annual Catholic homeschool camp!!  Excitement is building and […]

12th Year of Faith, Fellowship and Fun

Every year, for the past 12 years we have been blessed to enjoy a week of camping with fellow Catholic home educating families.  A week of fun and fellowship, sharing our faith, beginning our days with Mass and ending with the Rosary and Benediction. Each year we celebrate First Holy Communion and Confirmation.  This year our god-daughter […]

Join Us for the North Coast Catholic Homeschool Camp

For many Catholic Home Educating families in Australia homeschool camps are an integral part of our lives. Lifelong friendships are formed, isolation is eased, support is given. This year our family will be attending (and hosting) the North Coast Catholic Homeschool camp for our 12th year! Excitement is building in our home, our children are […]

A Week of Friendship and Fun

Once again we were blessed to enjoy a week of fun and friendship after camp with the M family.   The first night we (19 of us) headed in to watch Carpenter’s soccer Grand Final. The first time the M’s had watched a soccer game, so a rough grand final was rather a culture shock.  With the M’s, and two […]