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Childhood, natural learning, nature based

Summer Solstice Ideas For Families

I love to use the seasons as a way to connect with nature and deepen our bond with the Earth.  The changing of the seasons (solstices and equinoxes) are a perfect opportunity to slow down and notice the changes that are happening around us. It also a time to be grateful for all Mother Nature… Continue reading Summer Solstice Ideas For Families

books, Childhood, education

Guidebooks and Nature Journals

Although guidebooks are not designed and marketed to children, they are a wonderful addition to children's personal libraries! I wanted to share how we use them and their benefits, so I created a quick video to highlight our experiences and love for guidebooks. We also incorporate guidebooks with nature journaling. Nature journaling is a simple… Continue reading Guidebooks and Nature Journals

decisions, education, Homeschooling, parenting, unschooling

Labels and Homeschooling

Labels. They have a use in our world and are necessary for sharing information, such as food labels especially if you have an allergy. And they are necessary in the health insurance field, you have to have a doctor label you with a diagnosis if you want insurance to provide coverage. Once we start talking… Continue reading Labels and Homeschooling

Homeschooling, Joy, mindfulness, parenting

Fall Reflections

Fall is my favorite season. Here in New England, Mother Nature displays tremendous beauty and demonstrates letting go. Last fall was the beginning of a huge transformation period for me. This season I am reflecting back on the past year, and my biggest changes, challenges, and accomplishments. One of the wonderful things about sharing my… Continue reading Fall Reflections