I’m often asked what a typical day–typical week looks like. Here’s one that could be typical. Or not. Be a Timelord and travel backwards through time and space with me, […]
Life. It’s supposed to be messy: That’s what we’ve been up to the last few weeks. How about you?
I am hiking with the three explorers in Horseshoe Canyon, in the Canadian Badlands around Drumheller, Alberta. We take the hardest, steepest possible way down. Flora scrapes her hip. Ender […]
My Facebook and Twitter feeds are full of “First Day of School!” photos and stories. I love seeing the pictures of my friends’ beautiful children, and the love of their […]
It was a sultry Saturday in a summer full of rain, and so: Babi and Dziadzia took all three kids to a secret spot they know near Cochrane, Alberta that’s […]
Why unschooling is good? Because yesterday, my almost seven-year-old discovered that e-e and e-a usually make the same sound. Because he build Lego for three hours before bed time and […]
From July 8, 2012. Flora comes rushing over, excited. “Look, look!” In her hands, is a dragonfly larvae, crawling out of its old skin. Five minutes later, “Look, look!”–from another […]
My partner’s family has a lake cottage in Whiteshell Provincial Park. We head out there every year, and have been doing so since our eldest was 1, and one of […]