Enjoying nature with my kids

Enjoying nature with my kids

  Years ago, I worked as an intern at SCICON Outdoor School (aka “The Clemmie Gill School of Science and Conservation”) in the foothills of eastern Tulare County, CA. In fact, it was where I met my husband, Adam. It was a FANTASTIC experience. Seriously life changing. For one school year I worked 10-12 hour (or more) days, hiking around in the […]

Overwhelm

Overwhelm

I shared the state of our school room/art area/”Big room” last post…That actually hasn’t changed yet. So today I want to talk about overwhelm. You know the feeling. I know you do. You can’t be a mom in America and not be intimate with the feeling. But I feel like homeschoolers in particular are familiar with this feeling because the […]

I don’t know what I’m doing any more than you!

I don’t know what I’m doing any more than you!

I just read this article and it got me thinking…about parenting in general, about homeschooling specifically… None of us REALLY know what we’re doing, do we? We’re all just doing the best we can with the knowledge we have. But I don’t believe for one second that any of us should be doing this ALONE. Parenting OR homeschooling. Because humans […]