What is Unschooling? Imagine Every Day is Saturday.

Unschooling - It Looks Like Life

You know what a typical day during summer recess looks like? Or a normal Saturday or Sunday morning? Now, imagine that all year long, every day. That’s unschooling.

What does this look like in our house? You’ll see mom and dad puttering around the house, tidying here and there, fixing this and that, chatting, giggling, […]

Can Peaceful Parenting Change the World?

Mama Honey Bear

Just something I’ve been thinking about…

Perhaps we’re doing it all wrong. Maybe the idea that one man and one woman get hitched, set-up their own distinct home, and raise their children (basically alone) is the cause of many of our current societal problems.

Taking care of children is difficult. Even in a committed partnership, […]

Classic Conversations

classic conversations

9 October 2012

Our oldest son, Science Kid (9), chatting with a guy at the garage:

Guy: Do you like school? SK: Oh, I’m homeschooled. Guy: Do you like that? Wouldn’t you like a break from your mom? Maybe your mom needs a break from you? SK: I love being homeschooled. I don’t need a […]