Because you ask about those dear little gnomes and what becomes of them nearly every day.

Because there is more that unites us than divides us.

Because we have a whole bunch of kids and the same alphabet path for nine years running might become a little too well-worn.

Because she is incredibly gifted and creative and she makes it all so much more beautiful.

Because we think it's really cool that Eastern Orthodox families and Catholic families will be able to co-op for real.

Because I love Katherine dearly and my life at home, my home education endeavors, and my soul are made much better when we work together.

That's why there are two expressions of alphabet-themed learning. Katherine has the details.