All posts by Amy Fischer

Amy Fischer is a homeschooling mom of three boys. Originally from Indiana, she now lives with her family in northwest England. She writes about the Charlotte Mason philosophy at Around the Thicket ( She also co-hosts Thinking Love podcast (, which explores homeschooling, the Charlotte Mason method, and more.

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Charlotte Mason helped me make sense of my education. I had caring and competent teachers in high school, but they could not compensate for the educational system we operated in. You may find that system familiar. It breaks education down...

/ September 9, 2022