The Little Things

I had a different post planned for today, but there’s nothing like an unexpected phone call first thing in the morning to shift your perspective and serve as a reminder to appreciate what you have.   We’ve been spending a fair amount of time at home lately. I introduced the kids to Chinese Checkers a […]

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 […]

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 […]

Mini Adventuring

How is it almost the middle of August!? In the last seven days we’ve done a little mini adventuring. It’s been really hot and humid during the day so I waited until late afternoon/early evening to get out. The new library opened up and we each have a card…. it’s adorable and the staff is super […]

31 Days of Loving The Ordinary

This summer is flying by a little too fast. I spent the day going between playing with the kids and de-cluttering. My intention was to take them to a splash pad later in the afternoon, well the afternoon turned to evening and we were still in the house. Ava and Samuel have been arguing since […]