Homeschooling · Natural Childhood

How to Homeschool While on Vacation

Last week our family went to Banff, Alberta for a 5 day getaway. The man of the house needed to go to Banff for work reasons, and since we homeschool (and therefore have the Awesome Superpower Of Flexibility), we decided to temporarily assign a new classroom arrangement. Psst, that’s homeschool code for “we are totally… Continue reading How to Homeschool While on Vacation

Chickens · Children · Garden · Homestead · Homesteading · Kids · Natural Childhood · Self Reliance

100 Things Kids Learn On a Homestead

As part of our homestead journey, I’ve been realizing more and more how much learning occurs in real life… The stuff we do everyday, just as a matter of course. They might not get to do as much if they were in school all day long, homeschooling definitely allows my kids oodles of free play,… Continue reading 100 Things Kids Learn On a Homestead

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How The “Back to Eden” Movie Changed Our Life

“Go out to where nature has not been disturbed, look at what it is doing and copy it!” – Paul Gautschi Four years ago I happened upon Paul Gautschi’s film, Back to Eden. You can watch the film for FREE here. This is not your average documentary. I would call it more of a game-changer. I… Continue reading How The “Back to Eden” Movie Changed Our Life