|The Hemingway's on Mehari|
Erik has always been one of those people that LOVED learning. I can remember being newly married and going to the library. His stack of books were always "How-to's" and topics which fascinated him. This has also been our goal for Homeschooling. There is no way we as parents can possibly teach everything a
child wants or needs to know, but if you teach a love for learning or skills so that they can teach themselves, then that is success! So we were in a perfect situation to teach our kids this very lesson.
First, all kids were given basic sailing books. Boat terms and vocabulary. Emergency procedures, and equipment. We all needed to know the proper names of things in order to be on the same page. Levi was also given a diesel motor maintenance book, because guess who was now going to learn to up-keep the