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S2E26: Picturing Charlotte Mason with Lanaya Gore and Twila Farmer

Let me repeat that I venture to suggest, not what is practicable in any household but what seems to me absolutely best for the children; and that, in the faith that mothers work wonders once they are convinced that wonders are demanded of them.

Charlotte Mason, Home Education, Vol. 1

Show Summary:

  • Today’s guests are the author and illustrator of a new picture book on the life of Charlotte Mason, Lanaya Gore and Twila Farmer
  • How did this book come to be?
  • How did Lanaya and Twila come to work together on this project?
  • What was the process of writing and illustrating like?
  • Did anything surprise you as you researched Charlotte and her life?
  • How do you hope people will use this book?

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Books and Links Mentioned:

Home Education by Charlotte Mason

The Story of Charlotte Mason by Essex Cholmondeley

Charlotte Mason, The Teacher Who Revealed Worlds of Wonder by Lanaya Gore and Twila Farmer

Books illustrated by Garth Williams

Kristin Lavransdatter by Sigrid Undset

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance by Robert M. Pirsig

Miracles by C. S. Lewis

Beatrix Potter: A Life in Nature by Linda Lear

Find Cindy, Lanaya and Twila:

Morning Time for Moms

Cindy’s Patreon Discipleship Group

Mere Motherhood Facebook Group

The Literary Life Podcast

Cindy’s Facebook

Cindy’s Instagram

Lanaya’s Instagram

Lanaya’s Blog

Twila’s Instagram

Twila’s Website



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No other part of the world’s work is of such supreme difficulty, delicacy and importance is that of parents in the right bringing up of their children.

Charlotte Mason, The Story of Charlotte Mason

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