Life is good. Even when it isn't. You never know the difference a single day can make.
When it rains - problems, not men. Today continued to be a day. We could have chosen defeat. Instead we chose joy.
Suddenly, a lot of you are considering homeschool for the first time. If you have started looking beyond public school online, you might be beginning to realize that none of us homeschoolers seem to be doing the same thing.
Exploring Louisiana. We've all watched Swamp People. At least one of my kids was going to end up as alligator crunch and munch.
We call our educational experience a lot of things depending on the day. Homeschooling. Roadschooling. Wildschooling. Even forest schooling. It is not only possible to get out in almost all weather conditions...it's actually good for you! Here are our recommendations for our absolute favorite, will not compromise on, pieces of gear.
Oh my God! There's a hole in my floor! A freaking rat sized hole! What had I done?! All part of the process of installing tank heaters.
My educational philosophy highly runs in the direction of "If you teach them to read, to love learning, they will teach themselves everything they need to know. If you teach them to communicate, they will build a community that can overcome anything."
Wildschooling isn't the only way that we educate our kids but I think it may be the most influential. Maybe even the most important. I think of everything else that we do as supplemental to raising nature loving kids.
This is part of our series chronicling our journey through the United States. If you have a National Parks pass this park is FREE to enjoy! https://youtu.be/_NmP53Cg40U Our all time favorite, can't stop reminiscing about it park is Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming. We actually didn't spend much time here because we had already… Continue reading Grand Teton National Park
This is part of our series chronicling our journey through the United States. If you have a National Parks pass this park is FREE to enjoy! https://youtu.be/pMIg_jLI8fM Badlands is so much more than a drive thru park. Get out and explore! There is a very nice Visitor's Center including a fossil lab. This park has… Continue reading Badlands National Park