Lately

Here’s what we’ve been up to over the last two weeks… The kids started homeschool co-op. You guys, where did my babies go???  *insert crying face emoji* One of the assignments was to pick their own continent and country to research. Map it, find out what language they speak, what currency they use, what the population […]

Unschooling: Then and Now

I remember how excited and scared I was back in 2009 when I started Unschooling. Reading through those old posts, I can vividly remember what was going on in my life, where we lived, conversations I had in person and over the phone, and how I felt then. Guess I’ll start by answering the biggest […]

How Snapology Can Help You Get Started With STEAM Learning + Giveaway

I’m sure you’ve heard of the S(cience)T(echnology)E(ngineering)A(rts)M(ath) learning philosophy, right? If not, now you have! Snapology is a newer company that focuses on creative, hands-on, fun ways to introduce your children to the STEM/STEAM method of learning. Research has proven that children learn best when they are actively engaged and having fun, and Snapology meets those needs by […]

John Bryan State Park: First Hike of 2017

I wanted to make sure our first hike of 2017 was memorable, so we drove 45min to John Bryan State Park and it was soooooo worth it. It was a new trail and my kids are used to being able to run ahead of me and explore, but then we heard water and people that […]

Summer’s End

We had a really great summer. This post has several of the highlights and I tried to keep up with posting our adventures as they were happening, but as you all know, its been a month since my last post… I’m actually glad I was able to step away from this space and really be with my […]