Not the way most people mean that anyway. This past weekend I had an irate parent show up at my door. The outcome was that she forbade her son from playing with mine and screamed at me to “discipline your f@#%ing kid!” I felt all … Continue reading I Won’t Discipline My Child
I almost had to enroll my son in school. To most people, that’s not a big deal, it’s the norm. For us it would’ve been devastating. B has never been to school and thrives with an unschooling environment. He’s free to choose how he spends his … Continue reading When Everything Falls Apart
Memorable conversations from our day yesterday are a perfect example of this unschooling journey we’re on. I want to share some with you. The first was on our drive to work, where I talked with B about how we have two weeks left at my … Continue reading A Regular Unschool Day
We have been loving a book series for a while and I wanted to share it with all of you. The Sir Cumference books by Cindy Neuschwander are phenomenal and no one is paying me to say so. I discovered our library system has all … Continue reading Math Adventures
Today is Earth Day. The lesson my son took away from today came in the spaces in between. This is the nature of unschooling though. I picked out a lot of our books this morning, before he woke up, about topics related to recycling, rain … Continue reading Hardest Lesson Learned
Why in the world do we have so many pets? Anyone who’s been to our home or seen my Instagram knows we have a lot of pets. I suppose that wouldn’t be strange if we lived on a farm or something but we rent half … Continue reading So Many Pets!
A day in the life of an unschooler looks different every day. I decided to just jot notes down as a random day progressed, and then write it up. Truth be told, as the day went on I wasn’t sure this was the day I … Continue reading What Unschooling Looks Like…Today