A Day in the Life of an Unschooler

I get asked most often about what we do all day as an unschooling family, and the answer is always ‘it depends’. There really is no typical day, and there is no format to follow to unschool. But that’s not really a satisfying answer, I know this because before we started on our unschooling journey […]

Swimming Upstream

It’s what happens when you choose to live according to values and beliefs that are not those of mainstream culture. Choosing to think for yourself rather than allowing authority figures to make your decisions for you is a surefire way to face passive aggressive or in your face discrimination regularly. We encounter it all the […]

Write it Down

When we first started home education we weren’t obligated to notify any particular authority or submit records for review. It was wonderful, simple and organic without the pressure and stress that I now understand comes with all the measurements, record keeping and reporting. At present we live in an area that requires notification, and reserves […]