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“I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy. My sons ought to study mathematics and philosophy, geography, natural history, naval architecture, navigation, commerce and agriculture in order to give their children a right to study painting, poetry, music, architecture, statuary, tapestry, and porcelain.” -John Adams

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Tsh Oxenreider

Tsh is the founder of this blog and just finished traveling around the world with her husband and 3 kids. Her latest book is Notes From a Blue Bike, and believes a passport is one of the world's greatest textbooks.

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  1. Love your John Adams quote! Just featured him in my media collection – would love for you to pop by for a visit if you have a chance! Happy 4th xoxo michele

    His post:
    http://thegreatread.blogspot.com/2011/06/heirs-of-revolution.html

  2. Kathryn Sanchez says:

    Hello Tsh,
    I just wanted to say hello – I wrote you a few weeks ago. I’m a CC mom in Eugene, and I was so surprised to go to church last week (First Baptist) and see your names in the Mission Corner! Since you hadn’t gotten to Eugene yet I chatted with your father and sister-in-law.
    Are you planning on being at First B again? Or do you ever take your family swimming at Camp Harlow?
    It would be fun to meet you if you’re still in town.
    Kathryn Sanchez
    541.912.5430

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