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Have Kid- Will Travel

While most families are finally settling back into a school-dictated schedule, our family took a much-needed vacation. We were planning to go to Myrtle Beach with my mom to see family there, but Hurricane Dorian changed our plans. The funny thing is, the hotel…

Healing Hurts & Moving Forward

Something I’ve learned from personal experience as the aggressor and as the receiver is this: HURT PEOPLE HURT PEOPLE. It’s not a new revelation. It’s as old as humankind itself, I’m sure. When we hurt, we tend to hurt others until we are able…

Letting Go Is Where the Magic Happens

I know I have a lot of opinions regarding homeschooling – check that – educational freedoms and choice, and I know I have a lot of opinions regarding how children are treated in our country and the world, but I promise I’m not a…

Why Aren’t We Protecting Our Children?

America has one of the most aggressive vaccination schedules in the world. Regardless of your stance on vaccinations, it is imperative that we, as parents, speak up for our rights as parents, to make critical choices for our children, without government interference. Who is…

Be True to You

I’ve tried on so many hats in my life. It’s weird, that things we do and stand up for and feel deeply passionate about, eventually slip from our fingers. Does that mean they were never for us? Does it make us hypocrites when we…

Homeschool Changes

As many of you know, last year my daughter used the amazing boxed curriculum from BookShark and while we really loved the ease of use and the seriously cool resources we received, this year we decided to switch things up and follow Kat where…

Giving Children Freedom From Permanent Childhood

“This was once a land where every sane person knew how to build a shelter, grow food, and entertain one another. Now we have been rendered permanent children. It’s the architects of forced schooling who are responsible for that.” John Taylor Gatto There is…